Ukrainian protests continue - level 1

Ukrainian protests continue - level 1

27-01-2014 14:00

Protests in Ukraine continue. Thousands of people come together. The people protest against new laws. The laws restrict protests.

People throw bottles which explode. Police shoot and throw stun grenades. The grenades scare people. People want to scare the police, too. They make a catapult. The catapult throws bottles of water at the police.

Around 60 policemen and 100 people are hurt.

Difficult words: restrict (limit or control), stun grenade (bomb which doesn’t kill people but only shocks people), catapult (historical machine for war which throws things).

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