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Ukraine warns Russia against 'act of aggression' in Crimea

Ukraine's acting president has warned Russia that troop movements outside its naval base in Crimea would be seen as an "act of aggression". Armed men seized regional government headquarters and parliament and the Russian flag is flying from buildings

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Riot police move in on protest camp in Kiev square

Ukrainian police are moving in on a large protest camp in central Kiev after nine people were killed in violent clashes today, the Associated Press reported.

Police in riot gear are advancing on Kiev's Independence Square. Credit: APTN

Riot police have begun advancing towards anti-government protesters this evening using water cannons and stun grenades after shutting down nearby metro stations.

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