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Ukraine says sniper fires at prosecutor-general, bulletproof glass saves him

  • FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2015 file photo, General Prosecutor of Ukraine Viktor Shokin speaks during news conference in Kiev, Ukraine. Ukrainian authorities say a sniper shot at the country's top prosecutor as he sat in his office, but that bulletproof glass prevented any casualties. Prosecutor-General Viktor Shokin was in his office late Monday with several co-workers when three shots were fired, according to one of his deputies, Anatoliy Matios. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov, File)

    FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2015 file photo, General Prosecutor of Ukraine Viktor Shokin speaks during news conference in Kiev, Ukraine. Ukrainian authorities say a sniper shot at the country's top prosecutor as he sat in his office, but that bulletproof glass prevented any casualties. Prosecutor-General Viktor Shokin was in his office late Monday with several co-workers when three shots were fired, according to one of his deputies, Anatoliy Matios. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov, File)  (The Associated Press)

  • FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2015 file photo, General Prosecutor of Ukraine Viktor Shokin speaks during news conference in Kiev, Ukraine. Ukrainian authorities say a sniper shot at the country's top prosecutor as he sat in his office, but that bulletproof glass prevented any casualties. Prosecutor-General Viktor Shokin was in his office late Monday with several co-workers when three shots were fired, according to one of his deputies, Anatoliy Matios. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov, File)

    FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2015 file photo, General Prosecutor of Ukraine Viktor Shokin speaks during news conference in Kiev, Ukraine. Ukrainian authorities say a sniper shot at the country's top prosecutor as he sat in his office, but that bulletproof glass prevented any casualties. Prosecutor-General Viktor Shokin was in his office late Monday with several co-workers when three shots were fired, according to one of his deputies, Anatoliy Matios. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov, File)  (The Associated Press)

Ukrainian authorities say a sniper shot at the country's top prosecutor as he sat in his office, but that bulletproof glass prevented any casualties.

Prosecutor-General Viktor Shokin was in his office late Monday with several co-workers when three shots were fired, according to one of his deputies, Anatoliy Matios.

No arrests were reported.