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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Chechen leader says he sent no troops to Ukraine

A view of the Maidan Square in downtown Kiev, Ukraine, on Tuesday. Kiev's future mayor and former boxing champion Vitali Klitschko has said that he would like to see the barricades erected around the capital's Independence, or Maidan, Square during demonstrations against now-ousted president Viktor Yanukovych to be taken down.