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Ukraine Protest Video Shows Demonstrators Throwing Molotov Cocktails At Armoured Police

22/01/2014 23:30 GMT | Updated 25/01/2014 21:01 GMT

As violent clashes continue to scar downtown Kiev, videos have started to emerge on YouTube showing the full horror of the exchanges between police and protesters.

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The protests, which began two months ago after a planned trade deal between Ukraine and European Union was abandoned in favour of a pivot back towards Russia, have gained in intensity, with this latest (unverified) clip showing demonstrators attacking police with Molotov cocktails before the armoured agents of the state retaliate.