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Kiev protesters still angry over Crimea attack Russian banks

Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 01:04

Protesters attack the offices of Russian banks in Kiev as Ukraine marks the second anniversary of the uprising that toppled President Viktor Yanukovich but which ultimately led to Russia's annexation of Crimea. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Protesters marked the second anniversary of the revolution that toppled President Viktor Yanukovich by attacking Russian banks in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. Diplomatic and trade ties between Russia and Ukraine have sharply deteriorated since the uprising, after Russia annexed the Crimean Peninsula and fighting broke out with pro-Russian separatists in the eastern part of Ukraine. The anniversary comes amid continuing political turmoil in the country. The government of Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk survived a no confidence motion in parliament earlier this week, but some critics have said this is because lawmakers backed by Ukraine's powerful businessmen swung the vote by leaving the chamber without casting a ballot.

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Kiev protesters still angry over Crimea attack Russian banks

Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 01:04