Open warfare broke out on the streets of Kyiv today, with four people reportedly killed and more than 100 people injured.
Dr. Olga Bogomolets, a physician, told the Kyiv Post at 3.30pm today that three protesters had been shot to death while dozens more were injured, including many with serious wounds. The Emergencies Ministry reported a fourth casualty, that of an employee for the ruling pro-presidential Party of Regions, apparently killed after protesters stormed the party office on Lypska Street.
Oleh Musiy, the medical director for the anti-government protesters, said at 4.45pm that the three dead victims would be identified soon. He said that one victim died from a gunshot wound to the head while two others died from head injuries.
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