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Ukraine Protesters Leave Justice Ministry, Opens Path to Government Talks

In a rare retreat, Ukrainian protesters on Monday ended their occupation of the Justice Ministry, allowing talks to start between President Viktor Yanukovych and opposition leaders.   The talks are seen as crucial to a special session of the nation’s parliament on Tuesday. Ukraine’s beleaguered president has promised to ask the parliament to repeal new authoritarian laws restricting freedom of assembly. The laws sparked a national wave of protest, plunging Ukraine into its deepest...

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