Fresh clashes erupt in Kiev despite truce effort (40)

Xinhua 2014.02.20 15:11
KIEV, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) - The renewed clashes between the anti-government protesters and police officers erupted in Kiev on Thursday morning despite efforts between the president and the opposition leaders to stop violence and end the three-day standoff. During the fresh confrontation, protesters tried to take control of two administrative buildings and strengthen their barricades, which met strong resistance from police.
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