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Protesters and police clash in Kiev

RTX16DQE.jpgFor more than two weeks, Ukranian protesters have occupied Kiev's Independence Square. They're opposed to the president's decision to drop a free trade deal with the European Union and instead seek closer ties with Russia. Ukranian Quebecker Jim Slobodian gives us some insight on the situation after a night of tension between protesters and police. PHOTO: Pro-European integration protesters stand behind a cordon of riot police at Independence Square in Kiev December 11, 2013. (Gleb Garanich/ Reuters)

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