Ukraine CofE priest praying for peace

Thu 30 Jan 2014
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Protesters in Ukraine have said no to a government amnesty aimed at putting a stop to violence that's spread across the country.

Protesters in Ukraine have rejected the terms of an amnesty law despite warnings the country is on the "brink of civil war".

Parliament had backed an amnesty for detainees if protesters vacated the government buildings they had occupied and unblocked streets and squares. The protests began in November after the country's President  reversed a decision to sign an EU trade deal.

Thamarai Bandian who's the Anglican church warden at Christ Church in Kiev told Premier's News Hour the Church hasn't been taking sides in the dispute:

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