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The protests were sparked by President Vitkor Yanukvoych's refusal to sign a key pact with the European Union in favor of ties with Moscow and then violently break-up of a peaceful rally in the middle of the night last month, which injured dozens.
 the Independence Square, known here as Maidan, became the epicenter of protests for the second time in the past decade.
Some protesters warmed themselves up near fires burning inside big metal barrels, others lined up to receive hot tea with jam, passing between a cartond box filled with lemons and heaps of firewood.
Besides seizing Maidan, the demonstrators also occupied the nearby city administration, a concert hall and a labor union building, where most of the protesters sleep and use the bathrooms.
The Kiev City administration represents the population of Kiev.
 this building is ours, it belongs to the people.
 what protest goes on without entertainment and humor?