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Outrage after Ukraine policeman filmed abusing naked protester

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A member of Ukraine's elite Berkut riot police force assaulted and humiliated a naked protester after he was detained in freezing cold temperatures in Kiev, according to a video posted Thursday. 

Riot police face protestors during clashes in the center of Kiev on January 22, 2014

The Ukrainian interior ministry swiftly apologised for the horrific incident, which recalled notorious prisoner abuse scandals like that at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

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