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Ukraine pro-EU protest leader beaten up

06.01.14 @ 09:11

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A pro-EU leader in Ukraine was assaulted on Friday after leaving a police station in central Kiev, reports British daily The Independent. Andriy Illienko, an MP who had organised demonstrations favouring EU integration, was reportedly beaten by a gang of youths. Sydir Kizin, a lawyer and supporter, was also beaten.