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#Kyiv

# kyiv - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Uneasy calm grips Ukraine as West prepares winter aid
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Uneasy calm grips Ukraine as West prepares winter aid

Nov 29th 2022, 2:26 PM 8,895 Views 0 Comments

The head of Nato has said Russian President Vladimir Putin is attempting to weaponise the coming cold season.

# kyiv - Last month November 2022

Russian shelling kills 15 in Kherson as Ukraine battles to restore power
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russian shelling kills 15 in Kherson as Ukraine battles to restore power

Updated Nov 25th 2022, 9:56 PM 21,666 Views 25 Comments

A barrage of missiles hit residential and commercial buildings, setting some ablaze.

British Prime Minister Sunak meets Zelenskyy during first visit to Ukraine
# Kyiv
# Kyiv

British Prime Minister Sunak meets Zelenskyy during first visit to Ukraine

Updated Nov 19th 2022, 7:25 PM 16,728 Views 24 Comments

Sunak’s arrival was accompanied by the announcement of a £50 million package of defence aid comprising 125 anti-aircraft guns and technology.

Fresh air raid alerts sound across Ukraine day after massive strikes but power is being restored
# Ukraine War
# Ukraine War

Fresh air raid alerts sound across Ukraine day after massive strikes but power is being restored

Nov 16th 2022, 10:04 AM 6,943 Views 5 Comments

Fresh air raid alerts were sounding again across the country, raising concerns over new attacks.

Tom Clonan: Losing Kherson is a huge blow for Russia that will embolden the Ukrainian army
# Conflict
# Conflict

Tom Clonan: Losing Kherson is a huge blow for Russia that will embolden the Ukrainian army

Updated Nov 15th 2022, 9:25 AM 25,912 Views 54 Comments

The security analyst looks at the recent gains for Ukraine and says it must now capitalise on this and win back more territory.

Banksy reveals artwork on side of damaged building in Ukraine
# Banksy
# Banksy

Banksy reveals artwork on side of damaged building in Ukraine

Nov 12th 2022, 11:41 AM 41,053 Views 8 Comments

The anonymous graffiti artist has posted a photo of a mural he has created in the town of Borodyanka.

Kyiv prepares for harsh winter as Ukrainian soldiers reach recaptured border
# Counter-offensive
# Counter-offensive

Kyiv prepares for harsh winter as Ukrainian soldiers reach recaptured border

Nov 7th 2022, 7:12 AM 18,443 Views 4 Comments

‘If we’d had the weapons we do now in March, I’d already be on the Red Square’ in Moscow, a commander said.

Water, power supplies restored in Kyiv after missile strikes
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Water, power supplies restored in Kyiv after missile strikes

Nov 1st 2022, 9:52 AM 6,627 Views 26 Comments

The Ukrainian military said Russia had launched 55 cruise missiles and dozens of other munitions yesterday.

# kyiv - October October 2022

'Massive attack' by Russia on Ukraine energy facilities, says Kyiv
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

'Massive attack' by Russia on Ukraine energy facilities, says Kyiv

Updated Oct 31st 2022, 1:14 PM 25,162 Views 23 Comments

At least five explosions were heard in the Ukrainian capital at 8am.

Ukrainian forces pile pressure on Russian-held Kherson as full-scale attack grows closer

Ukrainian forces pile pressure on Russian-held Kherson as full-scale attack grows closer

Oct 21st 2022, 6:04 PM 20,507 Views 8 Comments

The counter-attack comes as thousands of Russian draftees have poured into the region

Kyiv says Russian strikes leave over 1,100 Ukraine towns without power
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Kyiv says Russian strikes leave over 1,100 Ukraine towns without power

Updated Oct 18th 2022, 2:56 PM 16,305 Views 7 Comments

Ukraine has also warned of an emerging “critical” risk to its power grid.

Hundreds of Ukrainian towns without power after 'kamikaze drones' strike Kyiv
# Ukraine War
# Ukraine War

Hundreds of Ukrainian towns without power after 'kamikaze drones' strike Kyiv

Updated Oct 17th 2022, 1:05 PM 32,092 Views 14 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney has labelled the drone strikes “state sponsored terrorism”.

Putin vows more 'severe' attacks after Russian missiles batter Ukraine
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Putin vows more 'severe' attacks after Russian missiles batter Ukraine

Updated Oct 10th 2022, 8:17 PM 50,278 Views 82 Comments

The biggest wave of strikes across Ukraine in months killed at least 11 people.

# kyiv - This year 2022

Tom Clonan: There is now little chance of a Russian breakthrough in Ukraine
# War In Europe
# War In Europe

Tom Clonan: There is now little chance of a Russian breakthrough in Ukraine

Sep 10th 2022, 5:23 PM 58,173 Views 64 Comments

The security analyst says Putin’s tactics are failing and the international community must work hard to bring a peaceful end to the conflict.

Fears of Russian escalation in Ukraine as world leaders address Crimea summit
# Kyiv
# Kyiv

Fears of Russian escalation in Ukraine as world leaders address Crimea summit

Updated Aug 23rd 2022, 8:19 PM 20,031 Views 40 Comments

The Taoiseach said today he is “gravely concerned” about Russian military activity around the nuclear power plant in Zaporizhzhia.

Irish embassy reopens in Kyiv after working remotely for six months of war
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Irish embassy reopens in Kyiv after working remotely for six months of war

Aug 22nd 2022, 2:10 PM 14,301 Views 17 Comments

The embassy, which only opened for the first time in 2021, will be functioning with “very limited capacity”.

Tom Clonan: Only Putin knows how far he is willing to go to win his futile war in Ukraine
# Nuclear Threat
# Nuclear Threat

Tom Clonan: Only Putin knows how far he is willing to go to win his futile war in Ukraine

Aug 16th 2022, 7:00 PM 30,023 Views 71 Comments

The security analyst assesses Putin’s use of nuclear power as a weapon of war.

Five dead, 25 wounded in Russian strikes on central Ukraine
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Five dead, 25 wounded in Russian strikes on central Ukraine

Updated Jul 28th 2022, 3:00 PM 18,157 Views 30 Comments

The strikes hit two hangars shortly after midday local time.

Taoiseach holds meeting with Zelenskyy after visiting devastated towns around Kyiv on Ukraine trip
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Taoiseach holds meeting with Zelenskyy after visiting devastated towns around Kyiv on Ukraine trip

Updated Jul 6th 2022, 6:53 PM 66,357 Views 153 Comments
  • The Taoiseach arrived in Kyiv this morning on a visit to discuss how Ireland and the EU can support Ukraine.
  • He has visited the town of Borodyanka in the Kyiv province, which Russia heavily hit in the early weeks of its invasion.
  • "The people of Ireland stand with Ukraine and its people in the face of Russia’s immoral and unprovoked war of terror," he said.
Taoiseach to travel to Ukraine following invite from Volodymyr Zelenskyy
# Kyiv
# Kyiv

Taoiseach to travel to Ukraine following invite from Volodymyr Zelenskyy

Jul 5th 2022, 4:42 PM 16,348 Views 54 Comments

Micheál Martin will visit Kyiv tomorrow.

Zelenskyy presses G7 for more help as Kyiv reels from Russian strikes - NATO increases strength
# G7 Summit
# G7 Summit

Zelenskyy presses G7 for more help as Kyiv reels from Russian strikes - NATO increases strength

Updated Jun 27th 2022, 3:10 PM 14,688 Views 6 Comments
  • Russia struck a residential building in Kyiv, killing one person and wounding four others.
  • Zelenskyy is set to join the leaders of the US, Germany, Britain, France, Italy, Japan and Canada via video link.
  • The G7 have stressed their unity in the face of Russia's aggression – even as the global fallout worsens.
Zelenskyy vows to retake south Ukraine as Nato chief warns of war lasting 'for years'
# Southern Ukraine
# Southern Ukraine

Zelenskyy vows to retake south Ukraine as Nato chief warns of war lasting 'for years'

Jun 19th 2022, 7:55 AM 16,788 Views 30 Comments

Russian forces have directed their firepower at the east and south of Ukraine in recent weeks after failing to take Kyiv.

Kyiv rocked by explosions overnight as Putin warns 'new targets' could be attacked
# Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk

Kyiv rocked by explosions overnight as Putin warns 'new targets' could be attacked

Updated Jun 5th 2022, 3:33 PM 34,238 Views 19 Comments

At least 11 civilians were reported killed in the Lugansk region where Severodonetsk is located.

Russia advances in Donbas as EU leaders agree to ban most Russian oil
# Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk

Russia advances in Donbas as EU leaders agree to ban most Russian oil

May 31st 2022, 7:34 AM 8,263 Views 4 Comments

EU leaders have agreed to put sanctions on most Russian oil imports.

Ukraine says 'everything' being done to defend Donbas from Russian onslaught
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

Ukraine says 'everything' being done to defend Donbas from Russian onslaught

May 28th 2022, 9:41 AM 7,939 Views 1 Comment

In his daily address to Ukrainians, Volodymyr Zelenskyy said the Russians had “concentrated maximum artillery, maximum reserves in Donbas”.

Ukraine says fighting in Donbas has reached maximum intensity as four killed in Kharkiv attack
# Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk

Ukraine says fighting in Donbas has reached maximum intensity as four killed in Kharkiv attack

Updated May 26th 2022, 3:47 PM 33,999 Views 32 Comments
  • German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has vowed that Russia will not win the Ukraine war nor dictate terms of peace.
  • Ukraine's president Volodymyr Zelenskyy has called out the West and international community for pandering to Moscow.
  • Russia is fast-tracking citizenship for residents of two southern regions which it occupies.
Ceann Comhairle meets with Ukrainian President Zelenskyy in Kyiv
# Kyiv
# Kyiv

Ceann Comhairle meets with Ukrainian President Zelenskyy in Kyiv

May 20th 2022, 4:03 PM 18,431 Views 35 Comments

The trip to Kyiv was announced by the Ceann Comhairle in early May.

At least 10 killed in 'non stop' shelling of Severodonetsk, Ukraine, by Russian forces
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

At least 10 killed in 'non stop' shelling of Severodonetsk, Ukraine, by Russian forces

Updated May 16th 2022, 8:34 PM 23,289 Views 1 Comment

Western intelligence has predicted that Moscow’s campaign will stall amid heavy losses and fierce resistance.

NATO assures Ukraine open-ended military support against Russia
# NATO
# NATO

NATO assures Ukraine open-ended military support against Russia

Updated May 15th 2022, 3:25 PM 30,227 Views 31 Comments

NATO Jens Stoltenberg has said Ukraine can win the war against Russia.

Russian soldier accused of war crime put on trial in Ukraine
# Kyiv
# Kyiv

Russian soldier accused of war crime put on trial in Ukraine

May 13th 2022, 11:45 AM 19,824 Views 18 Comments

Sgt Vadim Shyshimarin, 21, is accused of shooting a 62-year-old Ukrainian man in the head in the north-east village of Chupakhivka.

Bono and The Edge perform in Kyiv bomb shelter as 'show of solidarity' with Ukrainian people
# U2
# U2

Bono and The Edge perform in Kyiv bomb shelter as 'show of solidarity' with Ukrainian people

May 8th 2022, 3:41 PM 45,031 Views 65 Comments

The U2 band members said they had been invited to perform by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.

Ceann Comhairle to visit Kyiv and address Ukrainian Parliament
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Ceann Comhairle to visit Kyiv and address Ukrainian Parliament

May 3rd 2022, 10:26 AM 13,482 Views 44 Comments

The trip is due to take place next week.

Top US officials visit Kyiv and pledge $700 million in military aid as Mariupol 'on the brink'
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Top US officials visit Kyiv and pledge $700 million in military aid as Mariupol 'on the brink'

Apr 25th 2022, 7:39 AM 12,393 Views 34 Comments

The trip by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin comes as the war enters its third month.

Top US officials to visit Kyiv as Orthodox Easter marked by war
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Top US officials to visit Kyiv as Orthodox Easter marked by war

Updated Apr 24th 2022, 3:20 PM 23,011 Views 58 Comments

The trip by Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin comes as the war enters its third month.

Zelenskyy calls for meeting with Putin 'to end the war' as Mariupol evacuation 'thwarted'
# UN
# UN

Zelenskyy calls for meeting with Putin 'to end the war' as Mariupol evacuation 'thwarted'

Updated Apr 23rd 2022, 8:30 PM 65,012 Views 64 Comments

Ukraine has made a plea to the UN to help evacuate citizens from the city, after previous attempts failed.

Simon Coveney to address UN Security Council today on Bucha and Kyiv visit
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Simon Coveney to address UN Security Council today on Bucha and Kyiv visit

Apr 19th 2022, 12:03 AM 10,133 Views 13 Comments

Coveney visited Bucha and Kyiv last week and will brief his colleagues on what he witnessed.

Security dispute after ERU Gardaí used instead of Army Rangers for Coveney visit to Ukraine
# Army Ranger Wing
# Army Ranger Wing

Security dispute after ERU Gardaí used instead of Army Rangers for Coveney visit to Ukraine

Apr 15th 2022, 6:00 AM 84,631 Views 0 Comments

The Foreign Affairs Minister travelled to Kyiv yesterday protected by armed gardaí from the Emergency Response Unit.

Russian Black Sea flagship sinks after Kyiv claims missile hit
# Black Sea
# Black Sea

Russian Black Sea flagship sinks after Kyiv claims missile hit

Apr 14th 2022, 11:01 PM 62,036 Views 41 Comments

The guided missile cruiser Moskva had been leading Russia’s naval effort against Ukraine in the seven-week conflict.

Simon Coveney visits Bucha after discussing Ukraine's EU application 'in detail' in Kyiv
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Simon Coveney visits Bucha after discussing Ukraine's EU application 'in detail' in Kyiv

Updated Apr 14th 2022, 4:30 PM 36,547 Views 92 Comments

The Foreign Affairs Minister is to travel to areas directly affected by the Russian invasion.

Billy Kelleher: I've seen mass graves in Bucha - I never thought such depravity would return to Europe
# Visit To Ukraine
# Visit To Ukraine

Billy Kelleher: I've seen mass graves in Bucha - I never thought such depravity would return to Europe

Updated Apr 14th 2022, 1:20 PM 45,321 Views 74 Comments

The Irish MEP documents a visit he and Senator Timmy Dooley made this week to Kyiv, Bucha and Irpin.

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