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Ukraine Protesters, Police Locked in Tense Standoff After Deadly Clashes

Anti-government protesters are in a tense standoff with riot police on Kyiv's Independence Square after a day of deadly clashes. Authorities said at least 25 people, including nine policemen, died in the February 18 violence, and hundreds on both sides were wounded. The Interior Ministry said a 10th policeman had died of his wounds. A Ukrainian journalist was also among those killed. Both police and opposition representatives said many died of gunshot wounds. The standoff...

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