Videos of the violence in the country have made their way to the internet. Here are some we found that shows just how much unrest is taking place.
Warning: The videos might not be for all users.
This video shows riot police shooting off screen.
This is another video of riot police shooting.
This video shows protesters trying to make their way up a street when police shoot at them, picking them off one by one.
The situation continues to worsen as protesters have taken 67 police hostage and the Ukranian government has given police the right to use combat weapons to free hostages.