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'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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'I'm dying' tweeter 'in hospital in Ukraine'

A young medic who tweeted "I'm dying" after reportedly being shot during clashes with police in Kiev is alive and in hospital, according to reports.

Read: Medical volunteer tweets 'I'm dying' after being shot

Yesterday, opposition group Euromaidan said on Twitter she was killed "from the hands of the snipers" but the tweet has since been deleted and conflicting reports have emerged.

Ukrainian journalist Vitalii Sediuk said she was still alive, and undergoing an operation.

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