People shout slogans and wave flags of Ukraine and the European Union during a rally of the opposition on Independence Square in Kiev on December 2, 2013
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Ukraine unrest: Protesters blockade government sites

Demonstrators are blockading government buildings in Ukraine, as they demand the resignation of President Viktor Yanukovych.

Angry protesters have erected barricades in Kiev's Independence Square and are calling for a general strike.

It follows Mr Yanukovych's decision not to sign a deal on closer ties with the EU,

Steve Rosenberg reports.

  • 02 Dec 2013
  • From the section Europe
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