Ukraine: Tens Of Thousands March Through Kiev

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December 01, 2013 AT 4:18 AM
As many as 100,000 demonstrators chased away police to rally in the center of Ukraine's capital, defying a government ban on protests on Independence Square, in the biggest show of anger over the president's refusal to sign an agreement with the European Union. The crowd was by far the largest since the protests began more than a week ago. Many of the demonstrators had traveled to Kiev from western Ukraine, where pro-EU sentiment is particularly strong.