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MEPs head to Kiev, as authorities threaten crackdown

06.12.13 @ 16:41

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A group of MEPs, including Poland's Saryusz-Wolski and Germany's Brok, as well as former Georgian leader Saakashvili, have flown to Kiev to join pro-EU protests. Ukraine's PM Friday branded protesters "Nazis and criminals," while a police chief said he plans to "act decisively, harshly" unless people stop occupying official buildings.

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