Death toll in Kyiv now 26 - Health Ministry
The death toll from the riots in Kyiv has climbed to 26; 10 of them are from law enforcement, Ukrainian Health Minister Raisa Bohatyriova said.
"As for the overall number of people who have died or have been killed during these events, this number is 26. Ten of them are Interior Ministry officials and the rest are participants in the events that have taken place in the center of Kyiv," Bohatyriova said at a press conference in Kyiv on Wednesday. The Health Ministry reported earlier about 25 fatalities.