Central Kiev, 25 January
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Ukraine crisis: Peaceful negotiations 'futile'

Efforts to resolve Ukraine's unrest in the capital Kiev by peaceful means are "futile", the interior ministry has said.

Minister Vitaliy Zakharchenko said negotiations with the protesters had failed. He blamed "radical groups" for the unrest, adding that protesters had arms.

Duncan Crawford reports from Kiev.

  • 25 Jan 2014
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