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    Ukraine crisis intensifying


    by PressTV

    Ukraine remains divided between opponents and supporters of a trade agreement with the EU.

    President Viktor Yanukovych refused to sign the deal that included an EU key condition: the release of jailed ex-Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko.

    Several European and US officials have rushed to Kiev to lend their support to anti-government protesters. Russia has voiced its support for the government.

    In this edition of the show we ask: Is Ukraine faced with a choice between the East and the West? Will it benefit from EU integration? Are foreign hands at work in the deepening crisis?