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Ukraine protests: BBC reports from Parliament front line

6 February 2014 Last updated at 15:04 GMT

Thousands of opposition activists in Ukraine have marched on the parliament in a show of force.

They have been campaigning for months for the President, Viktor Yanukovich, to stand down and for fresh elections, so a pro-western government can come to power.

Richard Galpin reports.

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