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Fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine

Fighting has started again in eastern Ukraine between government troops and separatist rebels, Ukrainian military officials said.

Yesterday a missile killed at least 15 refugees who were trying to flee the area "burning them alive". More bodies may still be recovered.

This comes days after a convoy of aid supplies travelled to the country from Moscow but Ukraine is still to let them in over fears it could spark an invasion.

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Tensions rise in Ukraine as Russia denies incursion

Tensions are high in Ukraine where the government said its forces destroyed part of a Russian armoured convoy after it crossed the border into Ukraine.

Russia has denied the incursion and has accused Kiev of blocking a humanitarian aid from coming to the country.

ITV News correspondent Tim Ewart reports:

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