Opposition Journalist Badly Beaten in Ukraine as Protests Surge
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The assault of a prominent Ukranian journalist that had been highly critical of government officials has triggered a fresh round of protests in the country and across social media
Tetyana Chornovol was accosted while driving by a group of men who beat her, according to the Kyiv Post. She was reportedly hospitalized for her injuries after being found lying bruised in a ditch. Chornovol has reported on government corruption and been a public speaker at various Ukranian protests, collectively known as EuroMaidan. Read more…