Ukraine’s President has launched an attack on Vladimir Putin and Russia saying: “We want to live, but our neighbours want to see us dead”.
Addressing the Israeli parliament Vlodomyr Zelenskyy, who is Jewish himself, invoked the holocaust claiming Russia is talking about a “final solution” for Ukrainians.
The situation in the city of Mariupol in the south gets more desperate. The local authority said an arts school, where four hundred people were thought to be sheltering, was hit by shelling.
Warning this report contains some distressing details.