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In pictures: Violence in Ukraine continues as confrontations turn deadly

Clashes between police and demonstrators opposed to President Viktor Yanukovych stretched into a fourth day as opposition leaders called for supporters to mass in Kiev's Independence Square

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A police officer aims his shotgun during clashes with protesters in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014.

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Police detain protesters during a clash in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014. City health officials and police said that two people died of gunshot wounds during the clashes Wednesday morning. But the opposition charges that as many as five people have died.

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Police detain a protester during confrontations in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014.

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Police detain a protester during clashes in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014.

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Protesters clash with police in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014.

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Protesters throw tires into a fire as they clash with police in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014.

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Protesters throw tires into a fire as they clash with police in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014.

Sergei Chuzavkov/AP

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Protesters throw tires into a fire as they clash with police in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014.

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Protesters throw tires into a fire as they clash with police in central Kiev, Jan. 22, 2014.

Sergei Chuzavkov/AP

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