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Ukraine opposition calls mass rally

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Ukraine's opposition has called another monster rally on Sunday against President Viktor Yanukovych's rejection of a trade deal with the EU as he ponders closer economic ties with Moscow. 

Pro-European Union opposition supporters cook on Independence Square in Kiev on December 14, 2013

Tension mounted in Kiev as authorities planned a rally of their own, bussing in thousands of Yanukovych supporters from the provinces, setting up a camp in a park not far from the opposition and vowing a "non-stop protest".

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