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  אדר 19, 5774 , 19/02/14

Ukraine President: The Opposition Crossed the Line

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych urged Opposition leaders to differentiate themselves from the extremists, warning them that if they did not, he would "speak to them in a different manner."

In his statement, Yanukovych stated that the Opposition had crossed the line when it called for its supporters to bring guns to demonstrations in Kiev's main square. He called these people 'criminals', stating they would stand trial.

During the night (Tuesday) 21 people, police and demonstrators, were killed.

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