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Ukrainian president 'set to return after sick leave'

Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovich is set to return to work on Monday after a period of sick leave, a statement on the presidential website said. Thousands of anti-government protesters have gathered in central Kiev to demand his resignation.

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Ukrainian protesters try to storm government buildings

Anti-government protesters have attempted to storm regional government buildings in the towns of Vinnytsia and Chernivtsi in southwestern Ukraine.

Anti-government protesters attempt to storm the regional administration headquarters in Chernivtsi in southwestern Ukraine Credit: REUTERS/Stringer
Interior Ministry members stand guard inside the regional administration headquarters Credit: REUTERS/Stringer
Anti-government protesters clash with Interior Ministry members in the town of Vinnytsia in central Ukraine Credit: REUTERS/Stringer

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