UKRAINIAN troops have destroyed a convoy of Russian special forces made up of Chechen fighters.
A general leading the troops was killed in the battle, outside Kyiv, as the slow pace of the invasion has left Vladimir Putin furious.
Chechen General Magomed Tushaev was killed by Ukrainian forces
The sky above Kyiv glowed orange as loud bangs were heard
Smoke billows from an oil depot in Vasylkiv, around 25m west of Kyiv, after a Russian missile attack
Chechen General Magomed Tushaev was killed by Ukrainian forces Credit: KADYROV_95
A gas pipe explosion in Kharkiv early this morning