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Activists burn tyres at barricades close to Independence Square, the epicenter of the country's current unrest, in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, as, according to the protesters, the resulting heavy black smoke does not allow riot police snipers to aim easily at protesters. Fierce clashes between police and protesters in Ukraine's capital have shattered the brief truce Thursday and an Associated Press reporter has seen dozens of bodies laid out on the edge of the protest encampment. (AP Photo / Efrem Lukatsky)

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People inside their shack home wave to members of a pro-government "colectivo," or "collective," marching through downtown Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. President Nicolas Maduro and his supporters say the escalating protests against his socialist government in the oil-rich but economically struggling country are part of an attempted coup sponsored by right-wing and "fascist" opponents in Venezuela and abroad, particularly the United States. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

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Members of a pro-government "colectivo," or "collective," march through downtown Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. President Nicolas Maduro and his supporters say the escalating protests against his socialist government in the oil-rich but economically struggling country are part of an attempted coup sponsored by right-wing and "fascist" opponents in Venezuela and abroad, particularly the United States. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

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Opposition demonstrators place flowers at the entrance to the Venezuelan Military Industries (CAVIM) in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Venezuelan opposition leaders condemned the government Thursday for its heavy-handed attempt to subdue a protest movement with nighttime sweeps that have turned many parts of the country into dangerous free-fire zones. (AP Photo/Alejandro Cegarra)

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An opposition demonstrator holds a poster that reads in Spanish "They are killing us" outside the Venezuelan Military Industries (CAVIM) in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Venezuelan opposition leaders condemned the government Thursday for its heavy-handed attempt to subdue a protest movement with nighttime sweeps that have turned many parts of the country into dangerous free-fire zones. (AP Photo/Alejandro Cegarra)

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Demonstrators stand at a barricade during an opposition protest in the Altamira neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Venezuelan opposition leaders condemned the government Thursday for its heavy-handed attempt to subdue a protest movement with nighttime sweeps that have turned many parts of the country into dangerous free-fire zones. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

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Members of a pro-government "colectivo," or "collective," march in downtown Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. President Nicolas Maduro and his supporters say the escalating protests against his socialist government in the oil-rich but economically struggling country are part of an attempted coup sponsored by right-wing and "fascist" opponents in Venezuela and abroad, particularly the United States. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

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Chinese People's Liberation Army honor guard members wait to rehearse before a welcome ceremony for the visiting U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno at China's Ministry of Defense in Beijing, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, Pool)

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U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno, second from right, and Gen. Wang Ning, right, deputy Chief Staff of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), salute as they review an honor guard at China's Ministry of Defense in Beijing, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. The U.S. Army chief met with top Chinese generals in Beijing Friday amid regional tensions and efforts to build trust between the two nation's militaries. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, Pool)

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U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno, right, shakes hands with Chinese generals at China's Ministry of Defense in Beijing, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. The U.S. Army chief met with top Chinese generals in Beijing Friday amid regional tensions and efforts to build trust between the two nation's militaries. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan, Pool)