Protesters Stand Firm In Ukraine, Demands Expand

wochit politics
January 29, 2014 AT 11:33 AM
Anti-government demonstrators who have paralyzed the capital for weeks said Wednesday, that despite key concessional already made by President Viktor Yanukovych.The protesters want more – a complete change in their system. The protests began in late November after the president dismissed a trade deal with the European Union and instead set a course for closer ties with Russia. Initially the demands by protesters centered on closer ties with Europe.