Thugs with sticks break up peaceful pro Ukrainian march

A peaceful pro Ukrainian march in Donetsk has been broken up by thugs with sticks while riot police stood by, according to ITV's Europe Editor James Mates.

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Our producer Evgeny hit on the head by a brick as we ran from the pro-Russian attack http://t.co/KIS5dRn6bV

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Peaceful pro Ukrainian march broken up by thugs with sticks. Running battles now. #donetsk

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