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MPs brawl in Ukraine over budget

Fighting broke out in the Ukrainian parliament on Thursday morning as lawmakers clashed over the nation's budget.

Some politicians had to be restrained, with one suffering a bloodied nose after being punched.

Boxing champion Vitaly Klitschko, leader of UDAR (Ukrainian Democratic Alliance for Reform), looked on as the violence unfolded.

Claire Brennan reports.

  • 16 Jan 2014
  • From the section Europe
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