Russian Air Strike Hits Mariupol Steel Plant Sheltering Ukrainian Civilians

Ukrainian officials said Tuesday that Russian forces had begun bombing and shelling the Azovstal factory in the besieged city of Mariupol (CNN). YouTube Tips ⓘ

Ukrainian forces and civilians remain encircled, although CNN reports they have not independently confirmed the location of the Russian strikes. Pro-Kremlin media embedded with separatists and Russian forces have released video of shelling of Azovstal.