Monday, April 21, 2014   

EU demands Ukraine ruler back down from confrontation with demonstrators
(12-11 21:21)

European Union foreign affairs head Catherine Ashton condemned the use of force against pro-EU demonstrators in Kiev after police tried and failed to disperse them overnight.
“I am deeply concerned about last night's action taken by riot police ... I condemn the use of force and violence – which cannot be the answer to peaceful demonstrations – and I call for utmost restraint,'' Ashton said on a visit to the Ukrainian capital.


   
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