Armenian Sergey Nikoyan killed in Ukraine clashes

The Armenian Embassy in Ukraine confirms the death of Armenian Sergey Nikoyan in Kiev, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports.

At least two people are reported to have died in clashes between police and protesters in the Ukrainian capital Kiev in a third night of violence, the BBC reports.

The clashes began after police moved in to dismantle a protest camp.

Protesters threw firebombs and stones, while the police used tear gas and rubber bullets. At least one of the men who died reportedly had bullet wounds.

The Russian Service of the BBC reported earlier that Sergey Nikoyan, born in 1993, was from Dnepropetrovsk.

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