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Ukraine police fire tear gas at pro-Europe protesters

Pro-EU activists stand opposite riot policemen during a demonstration in Kiev's Independence Square, on November 22, 2013
Pro-EU activists stand opposite riot policemen during a demonstration in Kiev's Independence Square, on November 22, 2013

Thousands of pro-Europe protesters in Ukraine attempted to storm the government building in the capital of Kiev Sunday, clashing with police who fired tear gas to keep them back.

Protesters tried to break through police ranks surrounding the building, with some throwing stones and hitting officers with the signs they were carrying, as police fought back with batons, an AFP correspondent reported

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