Clash with police after gang rape in Mykolaiv (UPDATED)

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July 2, 2013, 1:59 p.m. | Ukraine | Politics — by Olga Rudenko

Iryna Krashkova speaks on television while lying on a hospital bed in Vradiyivka, a town of 8,500 in Mykolaiv Oblast.

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The small town of Vradiyevka in Mykolaiv Oblast swarmed with rage and indignation on the night of July 1. A mob of more than 500 attacked the district police station allegedly housing one police officer suspected of taking part in the gang rape of a young woman.

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