KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A protest by about 300,000 Ukrainians angered by their government’s decision to freeze integration with the West turned violent Sunday, when a group of demonstrators besieged the president’s office and police drove them back with truncheons, tear gas and flash grenades. Dozens of people were injured.
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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — In a story Nov. 23 about an opposition march in Venezuela, The Associated Press reported erroneously that opposition mayors govern in one of the five municipalities in Caracas. They govern in four of the five districts.
BANGKOK (AP) — Police guarded Thailand’s seat of government and other key locations and braced for more violence Sunday, after political protests erupted into street fighting between supporters and opponents of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.