Harrowing and unbelievable footage from Ukraine’s capital city of Kiev shows civilians fighting back against Russian forces who’ve pushed into the city on Saturday night.
Shocking videos capture the Kiev residents lobbing a barrage of Molotov cocktails at several tanks as the Russian’s push to seize Kiev reached its third night.
Ukrainian citizens destroy 2 Russian tanks with molotov cocktails(Petrol, Gasoline) in Kiev. They are using the guerrilla war tactics to counter russian army in their capital. Salute your courage✊ #Ukraine #UkraineUnderAttack #Kiev #RussiaUkraineWar #Kyiv #StopRussianAggression pic.twitter.com/xengBUTNOR— Scott (@GrayGray83) February 26, 2022
Ukrainian volunteers in #Kyiv making Molotov cocktails to use against Russian forces pressing into the city. #ukraineunderattack pic.twitter.com/Z4Om8qbonG— Sudarsan Raghavan (@raghavanWaPo) February 27, 2022
Sounds of heavy gunfire exchanges were observed throughout the night.
— Ukraine Updates (@Westandwith2) February 27, 2022
Ammunition and fuel depots were also destroyed during Russia’s incursion into Ukraine’s capital city.
As morning approached, footage showed destroyed military equipment, tanks, and anti-aircraft weaponry in the aftermath of the nighttime battle.
A military convoy of the #Russianarmy carrying the most modern anti-aircraft missile system near #Kyiv was completely destroyed.#UkraineRussiaWar #RussiaInvadesUkraine pic.twitter.com/aNSLh7I8s1— Military Power Comparison (@militarycompare) February 27, 2022
#Update: Just in – More video footage reportedly from #Bucha, #Ukraine, showing you a massive amount of #Russia|n vehicles and tanks being destroyed and burned, by Ukrainian troops and civilian defense forces. pic.twitter.com/wf40vYE9Rb— Sotiri Dimpinoudis (@sotiridi) February 27, 2022