Australia news updates live: Queensland floods death toll at seven; PM offers military support for Lismore; nine Covid deaths recorded

PM offers military support to Lismore as water reaches dangerously high levels; major flood warning issued for Brisbane; Frydenberg discusses financial support for Ukraine; Victoria records three Covid deaths, NSW records six deaths. Follow the latest updates live

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Russia-Ukraine latest: Putin orders nuclear deterrence forces on high alert; Zelenskiy says Ukrainian and Russian delegations to meet

Vladimir Putin said move came after aggressive statements by Nato countries; Ukrainian president says meeting comes with no preconditions

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Russia-Ukraine latest news: fighting inside Kyiv after Zelenskiy warns of imminent enemy assault

Fighting in the east, west and south of Kyiv, according to multiple reports, as President Volodymyr Zelenskiy says capital must not fall

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