News and updates about Kyiv

Watch: Israel reopens embassy in Kyiv

Despite Ukrainian accusations, it turns out Israel has helped the war-stricken country with vital supplies and life-saving treatment.

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US reopens embassy in Kyiv

US embassy in Kyiv officially reopens after three-month closure.

US reopens embassy in Kyiv

Russian soldier pleads guilty in first Ukraine war crimes trial

Russian soldier captured by Ukraine pleads guilty to war crimes in a Kyiv courtroom for killing of 62-year old civilian.

Russian soldier pleads guilty in first Ukraine war crimes trial

Israeli Ambassador returns to Kyiv for 1st time

Israel’s Ambassador to Ukraine Michael Brodsky returns to Kyiv for first time since outbreak of war 3 months ago to examine full return.

Israeli Ambassador returns to Kyiv for 1st time

From Nigeria to Kyiv to a Hillel in Berlin

The long, strange journey for two students fleeing the Ukraine war.

From Nigeria to Kyiv to a Hillel in Berlin

'Brazen attack': Kyiv bombarded during UN Sec General's visit

Ukraine's capital was shaken by large blasts as U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres was holding talks with President Zelenskyy.

'Brazen attack': Kyiv bombarded during UN Sec General's visitplayer

Ukraine seizes all areas around Kyiv

Ukraine's armed forces report diminished Russian air and missile strikes.

Ukraine seizes all areas around Kyiv

Zelenskyy: Russian withdrawal from Kyiv is nothing but a tactic

Ukrainian President urges Ukrainians not to let up even after Russia withdrew troops from Kyiv.

'Russian withdrawal from Kyiv is nothing but a tactic'

Biden skeptical Russia will scale back Kyiv attack

US President expresses skepticism after Russia says it will scale back military operations near Ukrainian capital during peace talks.

Biden skeptical Russia will scale back Kyiv attack

Ukrainian counterattacks push back Russian forces from Kyiv

Ukraine claims it has forced Russian troops out of towns north and west of the capital amid heavy fighting.

Ukrainian counterattacks push back Russian forces from Kyiv

The Siege on Kyiv is Tightening.

Rescuing Remaining Jews Has Become Even Harder!No one imagined the horrors or the terrible war that is now taking place.

The Siege on Kyiv is Tightening

Four killed in Russian attack on Kyiv

Kyiv Mayor says shelling hit residential houses and shopping district in Podil district, killing four.

Four killed in Russian attack on Kyivplayer

'Something's changing' in Kyiv as Russian attacks continue

More than 3 million refugees have fled Ukraine, as Russian troops begin a concerted assault of the capital city of Kyiv.

'Something's changing' in Kyiv as Russian attacks continueplayer

Ukraine is no saint

Zelenskyy is an actor caught in his own show, building towards a spectacle of horror that could lure the world into a major conflict.Op-ed

Ukraine is no saint

Fox News reporter injured near Kyiv

Fox News confirms journalist hospitalized after being injured while covering Russian invasion near Ukraine's capital.

Fox News reporter injured near Kyiv

Kyiv's mayor: The Russians will never enter our city

As the Russians close in, shelling buildings within the city limits, Kyiv mayor and former boxing champion Vitaly Klitschko remains defiant.

Kyiv's mayor: The Russians will never enter our cityplayer

Kyiv Mayor Vitaly Klitzko: Putin made a mistake, he'll pay a heavy price

"This is a catastrophe not just for Ukraine but for the whole of Europe," says Mayor Klitzko from the besieged Ukrainian capital.

Kyiv's Mayor: Putin is going to pay heavily for this

Watch: Children flee under fire as Russians advance on Kyiv

The Russian onslaught on the Ukrainian capital continues as Putin’s forces advance on Kyiv, leaving hundreds dead and thousands homeless.

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'We were completely unprepared' - Chabad emissary from Kyiv

The wife of Chabad's emissary to Kyiv recounts the harrowing tale of their escape from the besieged city.

'We were completely unprepared' - Chabad emissary from Kyiv player

Zelensky: I'm staying in Kyiv, I'm not afraid of anyone

Ukrainian President releases video from his office in Kyiv, vows to stay in the capital despite the Russian invasion.

'I'm staying in Kyiv, I'm not afraid of anyone'

Watch: Russia drives tanks in Kyiv region

Russian government releases video showing tanks on streets of Kyiv region.

Watch: Russia drives tanks in Kyiv region player

Sky News team hit during fighting near Kyiv

Sky News came under fire near Kyiv. Camera operator took two rounds to his body armor, one team member wounded.

Sky News team hit during fighting near Kyivplayer

Kyiv rabbi in Israel: We want to strengthen Jews left behind

Rabbi Jonatan Markovich, the Chief Rabbi of Kyiv, arrives on rescue flight from Kyiv.

Kyiv rabbi in Israel: We want to strengthen Jews left behind

Fleeing Kyiv just in time, couple gives birth in Jerusalem hospital

Chani Kochav Lev and her husband Eliezer fled Ukraine just after the war began - and just in time for their baby to be born safe in Israel.

After fleeing Kyiv, couple gives birth in Jerusalem hospital

Kyiv's kosher store: 'The shelves are emptying'

Haim Chaimovitch, owner of a kosher store in Kyiv, Ukraine, says shelves are 'emptying, but at the moment there is what to eat.'

Kyiv's kosher store: 'The shelves are emptying'

Ukrainian official: We foiled a Chechen attempt to assassinate Zelensky

Senior Ukrainian official says two units of Chechens arrived in Kyiv to assassinate President Zelensky.

'We foiled Chechen attempt to assassinate Zelensky'

Watch: Evacuating Jews from Kyiv to Moldova

Explosions are heard throughout the journey as around 100 Jews succeed in fleeing Ukraine.

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Russian forces surround Kyiv: 'Civilians are trapped'

Ukrainian capital city cut off, mayor says, leaving civilians unable to flee. 'We are encircled'.

Russian forces surround Kyiv: 'Civilians are trapped'

Russian forces enter Kharkiv, Ukraine's 2nd largest city

Kyiv resident says citizens will fight Russian invaders. 'Kyiv could be hell for Russian military,'

Russian forces enter Kharkiv, Ukraine's 2nd largest city

Ukraine war: Six-year-old killed in gunfire in Kyiv, oil depot hit by missile

In another incident, Russian soldiers blow up natural gas pipeline in Kharkiv.

Six-year-old killed in gunfire, oil depot hit by missile

Watch: BBC journalist shown bombed family home

BBC Ukrainian journalist views pictures of her family home, which was devastated overnight in Kyiv.

BBC journalist shown bombed family homeplayer

Kyiv residents prepare for urban combat

Residents of the capital of Ukraine are preparing to hold out against the Russian forces as fighting draws nearer to their city.

Kyiv residents prepare for urban combat

Kyiv synagogue sheltering Jews unable to flee invasion

Kyiv Chief Rabbi Yonatan Markovitch is using his synagogue for food and shelter for the Jews who remain in Ukraine's capital city.

Kyiv synagogue sheltering Jews unable to flee invasion

Ukrainian official: We downed enemy aircraft over Kyiv

Ukrainian forces down enemy aircraft which then crashes into residential building, says adviser to interior minister.

'We downed enemy aircraft over Kyiv'player

Attacks on Odessa, Russian forces closing in on Kyiv

Airport on outskirts of capital under attack by helicopters flown out of Belarus. Kyiv still under fire.

Attacks on Odessa, Russian forces closing in on Kyiv

Where are the Jews of Ukraine going - and who's staying?

"We are not panicking," says Ukraine's Chief Rabbi. Not everyone is leaving - one flight to Israel was postponed due to low demand.

Where are the Jews of Ukraine going - and who's staying?