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Protesters vow to keep up vigil against Russian-language law

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July 20, 2012, 12:20 a.m. | Ukraine — by Svitlana Tuchynska

Leonid Brovchenko, 63 is the oldest hunger striker. He came to Kyiv from his native Vinnytsya and went on hunger strike on July 10.
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Svitlana Tuchynska

Roman Lakuda spent six days hunger striking by Ukraine House in the center of Kyiv. He is pale, moves and speaks slowly, and often loses the thread of conversation.
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