UKRAINIAN forces have captured “hundreds” Russian troops near the capital Kyiv, one of the country’s MPs has claimed.
Sviatoslav Yurash was speaking after an overnight attempt by Vladimir Putin’s forces to storm the city failed in the face of fierce resistance.
People take cover as an air-raid siren sounds, near the damaged apartment building.
A soldier stands beside two burning cars as fighting rumbles on in Kyiv
Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy issued a defiant message as dawn broke