15 terrifying images from Kiev’s 2014 Maidan revolution

15 terrifying images from Kiev’s 2014 Maidan revolution

Burning tires, barricades of rubble and blood on the pavement – RT presents the most striking photos from last February’s Maidan riots in Ukraine, which turned the capital Kiev into a warzone and led to an armed coup in the country.

With police carrying batons and riot shields, and protesters metal clubs and home-made protective gear – their clashes at times looked more befitting of a medieval battle field than a modern city.

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