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Ukraine PM warns force may be used against protests

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Ukraine's Prime Minister Mykola Azarov warned on Tuesday that the security forces could use force to disperse protests after two nights of clashes that left hundreds wounded. 

A protester stands on the roof of a burnt bus used as a part of a barricade as he watches anti-riot police in Kiev on January 21, 2014

Azarov told Russian television that if "provocateurs" did not stop, the authorities could act under controversial new laws that essentially ban large protests in Ukraine.

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