Kyiv, also spelled Kiev, [a] is the capital and most populous city of Ukraine. It is in north-central Ukraine along the Dnieper River. As of 1 January 2022, its population was 2,952,301,  making Kyiv the seventh-most populous city in Europe.  Kyiv is an important industrial, scientific, educational, and cultural center in Eastern Europe.
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Kyiv, also spelled Kiev, Kyyiv, or Russian Kiyev, chief city and capital of Ukraine. A port on the Dnieper (Dnipro) River and a large railroad junction, it is a city with an ancient and proud history. As the centre of Kyivan (Kievan) Rus, the first eastern Slavic state, 1,000 years ago, it acquired the title “Mother of Rus Cities.”
Russian assaults on Ukraine's capital, Kyiv, have been met with fierce resistance as the Ukrainian military says it fought off several attacks. The military said in a Facebook post early on...
Kyiv, with its good defensive site on the high river bluffs and as the centre of a rich agricultural area and a group of early Slavic towns, began to gain importance. About 882 Oleg (Oleh), the ruler of Novgorod, captured Kyiv and made it his capital, the centre of the first East Slavic state, Kyivan (Kievan) Rus .
Kyiv was the historical capital of medieval Kievan Rus' from 879 to 1240, and is now the largest city and the capital of Ukraine . Legend states that three brothers, Kyi, Shchek and Khoryv, and their sister Lybid, founded the city. Kyiv thus takes its name from Kyi, the eldest brother.
Kyiv. Kyiv's newest tourist attraction is Mezhyhirya, the estate that once 'belonged' to ex-president and wannabe Ukrainian dictator, Viktor Yanukovych,…. View more attractions.
Ukraine’s outgunned forces have held the capital of Kyiv for a third day as battles continued and a defiant Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky told citizens to defend their country. CNN's...
Things to Do in Kyiv, Ukraine - Kyiv Attractions Things to Do in Kyiv Travel Notice It is currently recommended to avoid all travel to Ukraine due to armed conflict and serious safety risks. Popular things to do Day Trips Half-day Tours Specialty Museums Cultural Tours City Tours Churches & Cathedrals Full-day Tours Photography Tours Parks
About Kyiv. Having survived the Mongol Empire, WWII, and Chernobyl, Kyiv is the proud capital of Ukraine. Filled with theaters, museums, religious sites, modern buildings and ancient ruins, the city of Kyiv is the center of Ukrainian culture. The Monastery of the Caves, founded in 1015, and Saint Sophia Cathedral, founded in 1037, are both ...