Musicians liven up EuroMaidan stage

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Nov. 29, 2013, 12:22 a.m. | About Kyiv — by Daryna Shevchenko

Famous singer Ruslana speaks to the protesters from the improvised stage at the Maidan Nezalezhnosti Square on Nov. 26. Many popular bands and singers came to support EuroMaidan rallies in Kyiv and performed for free because they support closer integration between Ukraine and the European Union.
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Daryna Shevchenko

Serhiy Fomenko, better known as Foma, the lead singer of the popular Ukrainian band Mandry, jumps off the stage after performing, too excited to even speak. The noise of thousands of protesters on the crowded square almost drowns out his voice.

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