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A series of riots occurred in several locations of downtown Kiev, Ukraine, on 1 December 2013 in response to a violent police crackdown on Euromaidan's peaceful protesters and journalist on the night of 30 November. [1]

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Agence France-Presse (AFP) is an international news agency headquartered in Paris.

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All-Ukrainian Union "Fatherland" or Batkivshchyna (Всеукраїнське об'єднання "Батьківщина", Vseukrayins'ke Obyednannya Bat'kivshchyna) is a political party in Ukraine, led by Yulia Tymoshenko.

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Below are current ambassadors of the European Union to third countries and international organisations.

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Bankova Street (вулиця Банкова, vulytsia Bankova) is a street in central Kiev (Kyiv), the capital of Ukraine, located in the Lypky neighborhood of the Pechersk District.

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A baton or truncheon (also called a cosh, billystick, billy club, nightstick, sap, blackjack, stick) is essentially a club of less than arm's length made of wood, rubber, plastic or metal.

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BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.

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The "Berkut" (Бе́ркут), English for eagle specifically Golden eagle, was the system of special police of the Ukrainian militsiya within the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

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The Bessarabska Square (Бессарабська площа, Bessarabs'ka ploscha) is a square located at the southwest end of Khreshchatyk, the main thoroughfare of Kiev, the capital of Ukraine.

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Bratstva (literally, "fraternities") were the secular unions of Orthodox citizens in the cities of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth such as Lviv, Wilno, Lutsk, Vitebsk, Minsk, and Kiev.

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The Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of Time Warner.

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The Act of Declaration of Independence of Ukraine (Акт проголошення незалежності України, translit. Akt proholoshennya nezalezhnosti Ukrayiny) was adopted by the Ukrainian parliament on 24 August 1991.

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Dmytro Oleksandrovych Korchynsky (Дмитро Олександрович Корчинський; born 22 January 1964, Kiev) is a Ukrainian public figure and leader of BRATSTVO ("Brotherhood"), a Ukrainian Orthodox rooted religious and political organization in Ukraine.

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Euromaidan (Євромайдан, Евромайдан,, literally "Euro Square") was a wave of demonstrations and civil unrest in Ukraine, which began on the night of 21 November 2013 with public protests in Maidan Nezalezhnosti ("Independence Square") in Kiev, demanding closer European integration.

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Euronews is a multilingual news television channel, headquartered in Lyon-Écully, France.

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The European Union (EU) is a politico-economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.

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The state flag of Ukraine (державний прапор України; translit.: derzhavnyy prapor Ukrayiny; literally 'state flag of Ukraine') is a banner of two equally sized horizontal bands of blue and yellow colour.

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GlobalPost is an online US news company that focuses on international news founded on January 12, 2009 by Charles M. Sennott and Philip S. Balboni.

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Hromadske.TV (Громадське ТБ; translated: Public TV) is an Internet television station in Ukraine that started to operate on 22 November 2013.

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Mykhailo Hrushevsky Street or simply Hrushevsky Street (вулиця Михайла Грушевського, vulytsia Mykhaila Hrushevskoho) is a street in central Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine.

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i24news is an international 24-hour news and current affairs television channel based in Jaffa Port, Tel Aviv, Israel.

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The Interfax-Ukraine News Agency (Інтерфакс-Україна) is a Kiev-based Ukrainian news agency founded in 1992, the company belongs to the Russian news group Interfax Information Services.

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The Internal Troops of Ukraine (Внутрішні війська України, Vnutrishni Viys'ka Ukrayiny - Interior forces of Ukraine; abbreviated ВВ, VV) was a uniformed gendarmerie in Ukraine which merged with the National Guard of Ukraine on March 13, 2014.

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Irena Karpa (Ірена Карпа; born 8 December 1980 in Cherkasy) is a Ukrainian writer, journalist, and singer.

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Khreshchatyk (Хрещатик, Khreshchatyk) is the main street of Kiev, Ukraine.

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Kiev or Kyiv (Київ; Киев) is the capital and largest city of Ukraine, located in the north central part of the country on the Dnieper River.

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Kyiv City Council (Київська міська рада - Kyivs'ka mis'ka rada), better known as Kyivrada (Київрада), is the city council of Kyiv municipality, the highest representative body of the city community.

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The Kyiv Post is Ukraine's English-language newspaper.

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Lypky (Липки) is a historic neighborhood of the Ukrainian capital Kiev located in the administrative Pechersk Raion (district).

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Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Майдан Незалежності, literally: Independence Square) is the central square of Kiev, the capital city of Ukraine.

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Since mid-November 2014, Mezhyhirya (Межигір'я, Mežihìr’â) has been a museum that displays the luxury of its former owner, former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych,, International Business Times (November 17, 2014), UNIAN (7 August 2009) The estate is located in the village of Novi Petrivtsi, Vyshhorod Raion.

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The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine (Міністерство внутрішніх справ України, Ministerstvo vnutrishnikh sprav Ukrayiny, MVS) executes state policy for the protection of rights and liberties of citizens, investigates unlawful acts against the interest of society and state, fights crime, provides civil order, ensures civil security, traffic safety, and protects the security and protection of important individuals.

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Oleh Yaroslavovych Tyahnybok (Оле́г Яросла́вович Тягнибо́к, born 7 November 1968) is a Ukrainian politician who is a former member of the Verkhovna Rada and the leader of nationalist far-right Svoboda political party.

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The Orange Revolution (Помаранчева революція, Pomarancheva revolyutsiya) was a series of protests and political events that took place in Ukraine from late November 2004 to January 2005, in the immediate aftermath of the run-off vote of the 2004 Ukrainian presidential election which was claimed to be marred by massive corruption, voter intimidation and direct electoral fraud.

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People's Deputy of Ukraine (Ukrainian: народний депутат України, narodnyi deputat Ukrayiny) is a member of parliament, legislator elected by a popular vote to the Verkhovna Rada (the parliament of Ukraine).

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Petro Oleksiyovych Poroshenko (Петро́ Олексі́йович Пороше́нко. It is pronounced; born 26 September 1965) is the fifth and current President of Ukraine, in office since 2014.

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The President of Ukraine (Президент України, Prezydent Ukrayiny) is the Ukrainian head of state.

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Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in Canary Wharf, London, England, United Kingdom and a division of Thomson Reuters.

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RT (founded as "Russia Today") is a Russian state-funded television network which runs cable and satellite television channels, as well as Internet content directed to audiences outside the Russian Federation.

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A government or division of government (i.e. on a municipal, provincial/state level) may declare that their area is in a state of emergency.

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A stun grenade, also known as a flash grenade or flashbang, is a non-lethal explosive device used to temporarily disorient an enemy's senses.

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Tetiana Mykolayivna Chornovol (Тетя́на Микола́ївна Чорново́л; born 4 June 1979, Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union) is a Ukrainian journalist and civic activist, and one of the leaders in the Euromaidan protest campaign.

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Jamaica Observer Limited is a daily newspaper published in Kingston, Jamaica.

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The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.

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The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.

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The Ukrainian Week (Український Тиждень) is an illustrated weekly magazine covering politics, economics and the arts and aimed at the socially engaged Ukrainian-language reader.

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The Times Union is an American daily newspaper, serving the Capital Region of New York, United States.

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Titushky (plural; тітушки, титушки; sometimes titushkos, titushkas) is a term for mercenary agents who supported the Ukrainian police force during the administration of Viktor Yanukovych, often posing as street hooligans with the express purpose of performing illegal acts.

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The Trade Unions Building or Budynok Profspilok (officially in Будинок спілок Федерації професійних спілок України Union house of the Federation of Trade Unions of Ukraine) is large public building in Kiev, Ukraine.

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Ukraine (Україна, tr. Ukraina) is a country in Eastern Europe, bordered by Russia to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland and Slovakia to the west, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south and southeast, respectively.

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The Ukrainian Democratic Alliance for Reform (Український демократичний альянс за реформи Віталія Кличка; the acronym UDAR/УДАР translates to "strike" or "punch", Ukrainian Democratic Alliance for Reform of Vitali Klitschko) was a political party in Ukraine headed by retired, BBC Sport (67 December 2013) Ukrainian professional heavyweight boxer and the WBC world heavyweight champion emeritus Vitali Klitschko.

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Ukrayinska Pravda (Українська правда, literally Ukrainian Truth) is a popular Ukrainian Internet newspaper, founded by Georgiy R. Gongadze in April, 2000 (the day of the Ukrainian constitutional referendum).

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Vitaliy Yuriyovych Zakharchenko (Віталій Юрійович Захарченко; born January 20, 1963) is a Russian politician who is a senior consultant at Russia's Rostec state corporation.

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Vladimir Lenin monument in Kiev became noticed as being directly involved in the Euromaidan events when it was violently toppled from its pedestal and crushed by angry mob on December 8, 2013.

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National Writer's Union of Ukraine (Національна Спілка Письменників України) is a voluntary social-creative association of professional writers, poets, prosaists, playwrighters, critics, and translators.

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Yuriy Vitaliyovych Lutsenko (Юрій Віталійович Луценко; born 14 December 1964) is a Ukrainian politician and former Minister of Internal Affairs.

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1+1 (Один плюс один, Оdyn plyus odyn (One Plus One)) is a national Ukrainian-language TV channel with a technical penetration of 95%.

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30 November 2013 attack on the Euromaidan, December 1, 2013 riots in Kiev.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1_December_2013_Euromaidan_riots

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