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Nine dead in Kiev clashes - police

Source: Reuters - Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:36 GMT
Author: Reuters
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KIEV, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Nine people died during clashes between anti-government protesters and police in Ukraine's capital Kiev on Tuesday, including seven civilians and two policemen, a police spokeswoman said.

Violence erupted as Ukrainian riot police advanced on the heart of 12-week-old protests against President Viktor Yanukovich and security forces set a deadline to end disturbances.

(Reporting by Natalia Zinets; Writing by Marcin Goettig)

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