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Kiev, Ukrain: a peaceful, non-partisan grassroots movement called Euromaidan Civ...

Kiev, Ukrain: a peaceful, non-partisan grassroots movement called Euromaidan Civic Sector's efforts to express Ukrain’s call for independence and freedom of speech has now become symbolized by ‘silent scream masks’ bearing an illustration of an open mouth printed onto a handkerchief in the colors of Ukrain’s flag. The handkerchiefs were created to help protesters protect their faces from debris, gas and fumes during anti-government demonstrations while carrying a powerful message about peace and freedom. Their use of the handkerchiefs are now being recognized world wide as a symbol of peaceful out cry against violence and injustice.

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