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Ukrainians react in Independence Square following the announcement that parliament has voted to oust President Viktor Yanukovych on Saturday in Kiev. Yanukovych said he is traveling the country to seek advice and will “do everything to stop the bloodshed” that left at least 77 dead, hundreds injured and nearly collapsed the country into a civil war.

People listen to speakers in Independence Square following the announcement.Jeff J. Mitchell / Getty Images