Sky News Journalists Share Video Of Violent Ambush In Ukraine

Harrowing footage shows the moment Sky News journalists came under fire from Russian forces in Ukraine earlier this week.

Veteran Sky News foreign correspondent Stuart Ramsay and his team of four others were attacked Monday while driving in a vehicle near the capital of Kyiv. Video shows the moment the team’s car was fired upon.

The attackers were Russian saboteurs targeting fleeing civilians, Ramsay reported.

“It’s a professional ambush,” Ramsay says in narration over the video. “The bullets just don’t miss.”

As the car takes fire, the journalists make a run for it down an embankment.

Camera operator Richie Mockler, who continued to film even as bullets pierced the vehicle he was in, took two rounds to his body armor. All five journalists were able to make their escape and are back in the U.K.

“We were lucky,” Ramsay says in the video. “Thousands of Ukrainians are not. And every day, this war gets worse here.”

Source link


The Thirst for Merch

On Friday morning, a cloudless sky stretched above the...

Spanish foreign minister presses EU to retrain focus on migration

MADRID — Spain wants the EU to revive its...

Rescue underway after horse trapped south of Sydney

Fire crews are on the scene after a horse...

Boris Johnson clings to power after dozens of British lawmakers resign and urge him to quit

Johnson began the day vowing to fight on, despite the shock resignations of his finance minister, health secretary and dozens of other lawmakers furious...

Boris Johnson’s tenure has been defined by scandal. Here are some of the biggest ones

Johnson's government has been plagued by a series of scandals, from accusations of his disregard for rules and revelations of illegal lockdown-breaking parties held...

Ethiopian Prime Minister and rebel group blame each other for apparent civilian massacre

The incident appears to be an ethnically targeted attack, according to a statement from the state-appointed Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC). This is the...