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Ukrainian Demonstrators Protest Election Outcome

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Ukrainian Demonstrators Protest Election Outcome

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Ukrainian Demonstrators Protest Election Outcome

Ukrainian Demonstrators Protest Election Outcome

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The official results of the presidential election in Ukraine show the country's pro-Moscow prime minister cruising to victory. But earlier exit polls showed the Liberal opposition leader had a substantial lead. Tens of thousands of Ukrainians have taken to the street to proclaim the official results a fraud. NPR's Lawrence Sheets reports.