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Local protestors speak out against Ukraine violence

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Rob Shaller said, "And we just feel that as Americans, that when there are people in the world who are yearning for the same rights that we take for granted here, that we have an obligation that we stand up and show support for those people that are desiring the same rights and liberties that we take for granted here in this country."

Natalya Schaller is local Ukrainian immigrant. "And when I saw them killing my people, when I see people that don't have guns, that don't have anything besides Ukrainian flags in their hands being shot by snipers... I just couldn't be quiet."

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