Five people have died after Russia attacked a TV tower in Kyiv, hitting nearby broadcast facilities, Ukrainian officials say. It comes after the Russia warned residents that it was preparing to hit targets in the Ukrainian capital.
It said it was planning attacks on Kyiv technology centres, urging people to stay away
A huge convoy of Russian armoured vehicles continues to advance on the city.
President Zelensky of Ukraine has received a standing ovation in the European Parliament, telling them by video link: “Nobody will break us”.
Freedom Square in central Kharkiv, Ukraine’s second city, has been hit by a strike, killing at least 10 civilians.
UK PM Boris Johnson accuses Russia of “barbaric and indiscriminate” attacks (BBC)