Ukraine PM resigns, parliament overturns harsh anti-protest laws in effort to defuse crisis

  • by: JIM HEINTZ , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 28, 2014 - 4:31 PM

KIEV, Ukraine — In back-to-back moves aimed at defusing Ukraine's political crisis, the prime minister resigned Tuesday and parliament repealed anti-protest laws that had set off violent clashes between protesters and police.

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