For those that survived the month-long terror, they’re returning to homes that look like they’ve been hit by a hurricane - as Correspondent Dan Rivers reports
As ITV News found out in Chernihiv, to the north of Kyiv, heroic Ukrainian resistance came at a massive cost to the suburbs around the city
In the past few days distressing images and dreadful first-person accounts of the human cost of resisting Russian forces in Ukraine have been brought to light by ITV News.
On Thursday, Correspondent Dan Rivers went to a city surrounded, but still managing to hold off Russian attempts to capture its historic centre.
Watch his report above for the accounts from those on the ground.