Ukraine’s far-right practice drills in central Kiev

Members of Ukraine’s far-right group – whose name translates as Right Sector – have been “training” in Independence Square in central Kiev.

Anti-government protesters from far-right group "Right Sector" train in Independence Square in central Kiev
Anti-government protesters from far-right group “Right Sector” train in Independence Square in central Kiev Credit: REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili

The group has been a prominent albeit minor faction amid the many anti-government protesters on the streets of Kiev in recent weeks.

Some were clad in makeshift body armour made from what appeared to be lengths of pipe as well as shin guards more commonly worn by ice hockey players

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