'I'm dying' Kiev medic still fighting for life

A young medic volunteer in Kiev who yesterday tweeted that she was dying after reportedly being shot in the neck has tweeted from hospital to say she is alive.

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Final post of shot medical volunteer: 'I'm dying'

Anti-government protesters have said a 21-year-old medical volunteer has been shot dead during violent clashes with police in Kiev.

Olesya Zhukovskaya's last post on social network site Vkontakte profile said: "I'm dying".

An opposition group claimed that she had died at the "hands of snipers".

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