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A young nationalist woman (C) holds a portraitt of Stepan Bandera in front of other nationalists holding torches and flags during a march in western Ukrainian city of Lviv...

A young nationalist woman (C) holds a portraitt of Stepan Bandera in front of other nationalists holding torches and flags during a march in western Ukrainian city of Lviv on January 1, 2013, as they mark the 104th anniversary of the birth of Stepan Bandera. Bandera was a Ukrainian politician and one of the leaders of Ukrainian national movement in western Ukraine, who headed the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN). Bandera was an activist, a scout, and eventually the leader of the Ukrainian nationalist movement and was personally responsible for a series of terrorist acts against Polish and Ukrainian civilians committed in interwar Poland. AFP PHOTO/YURIY DYACHYSHYN

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