KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — In a Dec. 4 story about Ukrainian opposition leader Vitali Klitschko, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Klitschko’s wife, Natalia, was beside him when he tried to stop several hundred radical protesters from storming the president’s office during a huge protest in Kiev on Sunday. At the time of the standoff, Natalia was taking part in the peaceful part of the demonstration at Independence Square about a half-mile away from the site of the clashes.
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CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Between diplomatic headaches in Afghanistan and the Mideast, John Kerry spent happy hour Wednesday praising a wine-producing but poor Eastern European nation for resisting Russia’s grasp.
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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — With Ukraine’s president out of the country and his opponents still boiling with anger, the country’s political tensions Tuesday appeared mired in a standoff as large protest rallies showed no sign of letting up.