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Kyiv: Capital and largest city of Ukraine
Kyiv, also spelled Kiev, is the capital and most populous city of Ukraine. It is in north-central Ukraine along the Dnieper River. As of 1 January 2021, its population was 2,962,180, making Kyiv the seventh-most populous city in Europe.

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Fire at Russian airport labelled as 'terrorist' attack by Moscow [Video]

Fire at Russian airport labelled as 'terrorist' attack by Moscow

A fire at an airport in Kursk, Russia is being described as a 'terrorist' attack. It comes a day after similar strikes on two other Russian airbases, which the Kremlin blamed on Kyiv. Meanwhile..

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Russian forces launch new wave of strikes on civilian infrastructure [Video]

Russian forces launch new wave of strikes on civilian infrastructure

Civilian and energy infrastructure was targeted in the regions of Kyiv, Odessa, Vinnytsya, and Zaporizhzhia. A few hours before this wave of missiles, Ukrainian forces likely conducted strikes on..

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Russia strikes the Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine [Video]

Russia strikes the Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine

Russia launched a barrage of 70 missiles towards Ukraine on Monday, in its latest attack on the country’s infrastructure. According to Kyiv, “most” were intercepted despite Moscow saying it had..

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Moscow and Kyiv criticise $US60 oil price cap set by Western allies [Video]

Moscow and Kyiv criticise $US60 oil price cap set by Western allies

The Kremlin announced that it will not accept the EU oil price ceiling set to take effect on Monday, along with an EU embargo on Russian oil shipped by sea.

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Watch: live music and artificial lighting against the backdrop of blackouts in Ukraine [Video]

Watch: live music and artificial lighting against the backdrop of blackouts in Ukraine

600 artificial LED candles are lighting up a stage in Kyiv so the show can go on.

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Ukraine eyes up the strategic Kinburn Peninsular [Video]

Ukraine eyes up the strategic Kinburn Peninsular

, Kyiv has its eyes set on the strategic Kinburn peninsular. It’s a piece of land that juts out from the in the Black Sea. Crucially it is connected to territory on the south side of the Dneiper..

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Under missiles and across borders: Ukrainian artworks defy the odds to get to Spain [Video]

Under missiles and across borders: Ukrainian artworks defy the odds to get to Spain

Museums in Madrid and Kyiv worked to defy the odds and transport 70 Ukrainian masterpieces from a war zone to safety.

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No lift, 360 steps and a balcony as a fridge: One young couple’s life in Kyiv [Video]

No lift, 360 steps and a balcony as a fridge: One young couple’s life in Kyiv

For one young couple in Kyiv, their life is mostly limited to their apartment because they don’t have power, and they need to go down and up 360 steps to leave.

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NATO backs Ukraine’s future membership and pledges more aid to Kyiv [Video]

NATO backs Ukraine’s future membership and pledges more aid to Kyiv

NATO says that Ukraine will one day become a member of the alliance and promises more aid to its forces.

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Ukraine power outages: Kyiv mayor mulls partial evacuation of capital [Video]

Ukraine power outages: Kyiv mayor mulls partial evacuation of capital

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Ukraine war: Estonia calls on European countries to double military spending [Video]

Ukraine war: Estonia calls on European countries to double military spending

The Baltic foreign minister made the comments on a visit to Kyiv with six other colleagues from the Nordic and Baltic region.

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Thousands of children have been deported from Ukraine, report authorities in Kyiv [Video]

Thousands of children have been deported from Ukraine, report authorities in Kyiv

Russia-installed authorities in the so-called Luhansk People’s Republic claim to have sent Ukrainian children to the region of Krasnodar in Russia.

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Watch: Kyiv vet performs surgery on dog under torchlight [Video]

Watch: Kyiv vet performs surgery on dog under torchlight

Vet Oleksiy Yankovenko and his team operate on a dog amid power outages and water shortages in Ukraine's capital, Kyiv.

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UK has adapted its support for Ukraine’s needs, says Cleverly [Video]

UK has adapted its support for Ukraine’s needs, says Cleverly

Foreign Secretary James Cleverly says the UK has “adapted its support for Ukraine’s needs”, throughout the country’s defence against Russia’s invasion. It comes as the UK is set to send more..

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Ukraine war: Putin to meet soldiers' mothers; Kherson strike; and half of Kyiv without power [Video]

Ukraine war: Putin to meet soldiers' mothers; Kherson strike; and half of Kyiv without power

This is our round-up of the latest news from Russia's war in Ukraine.

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Half of Kyiv residents still without power after Russian strikes [Video]

Half of Kyiv residents still without power after Russian strikes

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Ukraine's security service raids Kyiv monastery, suspects Russian sabotage [Video]

Ukraine's security service raids Kyiv monastery, suspects Russian sabotage

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War in Ukraine: Kyiv offers transportation and accommodation to residents of liberated Kherson [Video]

War in Ukraine: Kyiv offers transportation and accommodation to residents of liberated Kherson

As many in the city of Kherson are still without electricity and running water, Kyiv is offering many of its residents help leaving the area and accommodation.

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Ukraine war: Kyiv and allies differ on cause of Poland blast but agree Russia responsible [Video]

Ukraine war: Kyiv and allies differ on cause of Poland blast but agree Russia responsible

President Zelenskyy insists a Russian missile hit a Polish village on Tuesday, despite NATO's conclusion that the origin was Ukrainian air defence -- but all say Russia bears ultimate responsibility.

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US Ambo to NATO insists good relationship with Ukraine [Video]

US Ambo to NATO insists good relationship with Ukraine

The US Ambassador to NATO Julianne Smith says exclusively to Channel 4 News that NATO continues to be in "close consultation" with Kyiv and insists that President Zelensky had a "good conversation"..

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Ukraine war: Now is the time to press Russia for peace, Zelenskyy tells G20 [Video]

Ukraine war: Now is the time to press Russia for peace, Zelenskyy tells G20

Ukraine's president said Kyiv would not allow Russian forces to regroup after their withdrawal from Kherson, and would not compromise Ukraine's sovereignty or territory.

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Actor Sean Penn gives one of his Oscars to Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy |Oneindia News*News [Video]

Actor Sean Penn gives one of his Oscars to Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy |Oneindia News*News

Hollywood actor Sean Penn gave one of his Oscars to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy while on his visit to the country’s capital Kyiv. Zelenskyy posted a video of him with Penn on his Telegram..

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'Kyiv's forces continue their advance in Kherson province' [Video]

'Kyiv's forces continue their advance in Kherson province'

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Ukraine war: Kyiv fears 'city of death' as troops approach Kherson amid 'Russian pullout' [Video]

Ukraine war: Kyiv fears 'city of death' as troops approach Kherson amid 'Russian pullout'

A forced pullout from Kherson, the only provincial capital Moscow captured after invading Ukraine in February, would mark one of Russia’s worst war setbacks.

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Battle for Kherson: Moscow claims pullout from occupied city, Kyiv skeptical [Video]

Battle for Kherson: Moscow claims pullout from occupied city, Kyiv skeptical

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The host of a conference in Kyiv alerted guests that air raid sirens were sounding, before assuring them they were safe and the event would carry on as planned.
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Thermal underwear and toilet pits - Kyiv residents become ever more resourceful as missiles rain down

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The mayor of Kyiv, former professional boxer Vitali Klitschko, has traded rhetorical punches with Ukraine's president over how to help residents withstand power cuts.
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'Living in a nightmare': Kyiv families without water or electricity in suffering 'worse than WWII'

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In the flicker of candlelight, a 91-year-old grandmother says she is scared as night falls, plunging her apartment block in Kyiv once more into darkness.
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Zelenskyy criticises Kyiv mayor Vitali Klitschko in rare sign of discontent

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Volodymyr Zelenskyy has criticised the mayor of Kyiv over the provision of emergency shelters, in a sign of discontent rarely seen between Ukrainian leaders since the start of Russia's invasion.
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The role of Crimea in war for Ukraine - as Kyiv and Moscow weigh up battle

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As Ukrainian battlefield victories continue with the liberation of the city of Kherson, the spotlight once more falls upon the question of Crimea.
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Rishi Sunak in Ukraine to discuss 'global security' with Volodymyr Zelenskyy

Rishi Sunak has visited Ukraine for the first time since becoming prime minister, meeting with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in the capital city, Kyiv.
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Late on Tuesday afternoon, Ilyas Verdiev looked from his apartment in Kyiv across an ink-black neighbourhood.
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At least one person killed as residential buildings hit by airstrikes in Ukrainian capital Kyiv

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Airstrikes have left at least one person dead after at least two residential buildings were hit in Kyiv following the Ukrainian victory in Kherson.
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Blackouts, bistros and bunkers: The extremes of life in Kyiv

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In March, Ilyas Verdiev said goodbye to his wife and two young sons at the Polish border, before returning to his job as an IT specialist, in a city now growing ever darker.
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'Putin's task is for us to die': Kyiv mayor warns of evacuations in event of total loss of power

Kyiv's mayor has told residents to consider leaving the capital in the event of a complete blackout.
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In the centre of Kyiv - protected by checkpoints, sandbags, soldiers and guns - stands the city's military heart.
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The blackouts in Kyiv creep up on you. They're unpredictable - and life is impossible for some

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The blackouts in Kyiv creep up on you. There is no Hollywood moment when the whole city goes dark or when the twinkling lights of a block of flats go out in unison.
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'It united our spirit': Ukrainians sing while sheltering from missile attacks

'it united our spirit': ukrainians sing while sheltering from missile attacks
As missiles rained down on Kyiv and other Ukrainian cities, many people took refuge in underground metro stations.
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Russia's new commander in Ukraine 'has the capability to use nuclear weapons'

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Within minutes of the first reports around Monday's early morning missile strikes on the centre of Kyiv, one name began to dominate discussion of Moscow's shifting military tactics.
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Which Ukrainian cities have been attacked following Crimea bridge explosion - and what is the damage?

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Kyiv and other major Ukrainian cities have been hit by missile strikes in the wake of an attack on the bridge that links Russia to Crimea.
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'Several explosions' heard in Kyiv following sound of incoming missiles

Large explosions have been reported in Ukraine's capital Kyiv following the sound of incoming missiles.
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Biggest obstacle to ending Ukraine war is fear over Russia's reaction, Zelenskyy's adviser says

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Ukraine's government buildings sit in an area of Kyiv that is in complete lockdown.
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Ukrainian A-level student gets stellar results - as his dad fights on front line of Russian invasion

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An A-level student from Kyiv whose father is serving on the front line has achieved four A grades - while helping Ukrainian refugees here in the UK.
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'Everywhere I look, I see burning buildings'

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For almost six months, central Kyiv resident Oksana, has been making audio diaries documenting her life in a country at war.
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How Ukrainians are outflanking Russian disinformation

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Ukrainians are increasingly turning to encrypted messing services as a way to combat Russian disinformation, according to one Kyiv-based IT expert.
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'The new reality has started' - Kyiv resident concedes war could last for years

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Relentless bombing, mounting casualties and continued efforts to resist the Russian advance are fundamentally changing Ukraine's national psyche, according to Kyiv resident Ilyas Verdiev.
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India expresses concern over Ukraine situation, reiterates path for dialogue

India has expressed deep concern over the situation in Ukraine on Monday and called for a cessation of all hostilities while backing efforts to alleviate the sufferings of the people of Ukraine..
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Stress, hair loss, and the impact of more than 400 hours of air raids - Ukraine War Diaries podcast

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The constant threat of airstrikes is being used as a tool of war by Russian forces to subdue millions of citizens in unoccupied Ukrainian cities, according to one Kyiv resident.
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Putin warns Ukraine that Russia has barely started its action as war rages on

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Vladimir Putin has told Kyiv it should quickly accept Moscow's terms or brace for the worst, adding ominously that Russia has barely started its action in Ukraine.
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Ukraine feels 'betrayal' from world partners as giving up territory is 'not an option', Klitschko says

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Kyiv's mayor Vitali Klitschko greeted me with a strong handshake and a big smile but his message to international partners was stern.
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'I'm looking for my brother': Overpowering stench as Kyiv morgues fill up - with little hope of finding loved ones

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Kyiv attacked by Russia for first time in weeks as one killed and several injured in missile strikes

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Ukraine's capital has been attacked for the first time in three weeks by Russian missile strikes - as G7 leaders gathered in Germany with the invasion high on the agenda.
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Risk of air raids too high to host Eurovision in Ukraine, organisers say

Eurovision's organisers say the risk of Russian air raids and mass casualties is too high to host next year's competition in Kyiv, and appealed for the decision not to be "politicised".
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