Kyiv protesters die in clashes with police
A lawmaker for a Ukrainian opposition party and a co-ordinator for the protesters' medical team say three protesters have died in clashes with police outside the parliament building in central Kyiv.
Oleh Musiy, a top medic for the protesters, told the Associated Press that three activists have died. Opposition lawmaker Lesya Orobets made the same statement on Twitter.
Emergency officials in Kyiv said that another person was found dead after clashes between protesters and police at the offices of the president's party.
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