War in Ukraine. The horrors of war by Kyiv

30 January 2024
Firefighters work at a site where production facilities were damaged during a Russian drone strike in the Kyiv region
Firefighters work at a site where production facilities were damaged during a Russian drone strike in the Kyiv region on January 30, 2024.
— Photo by State Emergency Service of Ukraine / Reuters


23 January 2024
Parts of a missile lie on the ground near an apartment building damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Parts of a missile lie on the ground near an apartment building damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, January 23, 2024.
— Photo by Viacheslav Ratynskyi / Reuters


5 January 2024
A man looks out the window of a destroyed flat of a residential building damaged by Russian shelling in Kyiv
A man looks out the window of a destroyed flat of a residential building on Friday, damaged by Russian shelling in Kyiv.
— Photo by Sergey Dolzhenko / EPA


3 January 2024
granddaughter looks at debris of her grandmother’s apartment in Kyiv
Daryna, granddaughter of Lyudmyla Shevtsova, a lecturer at Kyiv Mohyla Academy who was killed in Tuesday’s Russian missile attack, looks at debris of her grandmother’s apartment in Kyiv, Ukraine, Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2024.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


2 January 2024
Missile traces in the sky over the city after a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
A fire caused by falling rocket debris rages at a pipeline in the Podilskyi district of Kyiv after a Russian missile attack on Tuesday, January 2, 2024.
— Photo by Ukrinform / dpa


22 December 2023
An apartment building damaged during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv
An apartment building damaged during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, December 22, 2023.
— Photo by Yan Dobronosov / Reuters


21 December 2023
Firefighters work at a site of a warehouse heavily damaged during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv region
Firefighters work at a site of a warehouse heavily damaged during a Russian drone strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv region, Ukraine, released December 21, 2023.
— Photo by Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Kyiv region / Handout via Reuters


17 December 2023
A protest in Kyiv’s Saint Sophia Square calling for an urgent exchange of POWs with Russia
A protest in Kyiv’s Saint Sophia Square calling for an urgent exchange of POWs with Russia to free Ukrainians taken captive following the fall of Mariupol.
— Photo by Roman Pilipey / AFP


13 December 2023
Local residents leave their apartment building damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Local residents leave their apartment building damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, December 13, 2023.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


11 December 2023
A local resident stands next to a crater at a site of a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
A local resident stands next to a crater at a site of a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, December 11, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


25 November 2023
A damaged kindergarten following a Russian drone attack in Kyiv
A damaged kindergarten following a Russian drone attack in Kyiv, Ukraine, Saturday, Nov. 25, 2023. Russia launched its most intense drone attack on Ukraine since the beginning of its full-scale invasion on Saturday morning, military officials said.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


22 November 2023
Pedestrians walks past destroyed Russian military vehicles in front of Saint Michael’s Golden-Domed Monastery in Kyiv
Pedestrians walks past destroyed Russian military vehicles blanketed in snow in front of Saint Michael’s Golden-Domed Monastery, in downtown Kyiv, on November 22, 2023.
— Photo by Roman Pilipey / AFP / Getty Images


19 November 2023
An explosion of a drone is seen in the sky over the city during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv
An explosion of a drone is seen in the sky over the city during a Russian drone strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine November 19, 2023.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


12 November 2023
Relatives of Ukrainian soldiers attend a protest calling for legislation regulating the length of active military duty in Kyiv
Relatives of Ukrainian soldiers attend a protest calling for legislation regulating the length of active military duty in Kyiv on November 12.
— Photo by Reuters


11 November 2023
Missile traces in the sky over the city after a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Missile traces are seen in the sky over the city after a Russian missile strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine November 11, 2023.
— Photo by Anna Voitenko / Reuters


30 October 2023
Soldiers of the Ukrainian army in Kyiv
Soldiers of the Ukrainian army in Kyiv, October 30, 2023.
— Photo by Sergei Supinsky / AFP / Scanpix / LETA


29 October 2023
Ukrainian war veterans take part in a charity run in Kyiv
Ukrainian war veterans take part in a charity run in Kyiv on October 29 to honor their country's military and raise money for its air defenses.
— Photo by Alex Babenko / AP Photo


21 October 2023
People look at destroyed Russian military vehicles on display in front of Saint Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery in Kyiv
People look at destroyed Russian military vehicles on display in front of Saint Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery on a foggy day, in Kyiv, Ukraine, October 21, 2023.
— Photo by Roman Pilipey / AFP


18 October 2023
Relatives of soldiers from the Azov Regiment demand to free them at a flashmob action in Kyiv
Relatives of soldiers from the Azov Regiment, captured by Russia after the fall of Mariupol, demand to free them at a flashmob action in Kyiv, Ukraine, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2023.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP


16 October 2023
Protesters hold placards and flags depicting portraits of Ukrainian prisoners of war and missing servicemen during a rally demanding their search and liberation in Kyiv
Protesters hold placards and flags depicting portraits of Ukrainian prisoners of war and missing servicemen during a rally demanding their search and liberation at Independence Square in Kyiv on Oct. 16, 2023, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
— Photo by Sergei Supinsky / AFP Via Getty Images


29 September 2023
Young Ukrainian military cadets visit an exhibition displaying destroyed Russian armour in Kyiv
Young Ukrainian military cadets visit an exhibition displaying destroyed Russian armour in Kyiv, Ukraine, on September 29, 2023.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


21 September 2023
Firefighters work at a site in a residential area damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Firefighters work at a site in a residential area damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, September 21, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


10 September 2023
An explosion of a drone is seen in the sky over the city during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv
An explosion of a drone is seen in the sky over the city during a Russian drone strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine September 10, 2023.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


6 September 2023
Smoke rises in the sky over the city after a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Smoke rises in the sky over the city after a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine on September 6.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


30 August 2023
A flash from the explosion of a missile illuminates the city during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
A flash from the explosion of a missile illuminates the city during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, August 30, 2023.
— Photo by Vladyslav Sodel / Reuters


27 August 2023
A local resident carries belongings from the ruins of her house destroyed in a Russian missile strike in Kyiv region
A local resident carries belongings from the ruins of her house destroyed in a Russian missile strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv region, Ukraine, August 27, 2023.
— Photo by Danylo Antoniuk / Reuters


24 August 2023
People look at fragments of Russian rockets which have been on display on the central Khreshchatyk boulevard in Kyiv
People look at fragments of Russian rockets which have been on display on the central Khreshchatyk boulevard in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Aug. 24, 2023, as Ukrainians mark Independence Day.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


23 August 2023
People look at a large number of burned out and captured Russian tanks and infantry carriers in Kyiv
A woman poses for photos with a Ukrainian flag in front of destroyed Russian armored military vehicles on display in the center of Kyiv on Ukrainian National Flag Day on August 23.
— Photo by AFP


22 August 2023
People look at a large number of burned out and captured Russian tanks and infantry carriers in Kyiv
People look at a large number of burned out and captured Russian tanks and infantry carriers which have been on display on the central Khreshchatyk boulevard as Ukrainians prepare to mark Independence Day in Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, Aug. 22. Ukraine marks Independence Day on Aug. 24.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


21 August 2023
People attend an exhibition displaying destroyed Russian military vehicles in central Kyiv
People attend an exhibition displaying destroyed Russian military vehicles located on the main street Khreshchatyk as part of the upcoming celebration of the Independence Day of Ukraine in central Kyiv, Ukraine August 21.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


2 August 2023
A maintenance worker stands outside a damaged government building in Kyiv
A maintenance worker stands outside a damaged government building in Kyiv, Ukraine, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2023, following Russian drone attacks.
— Photo by Jae C. Hong / AP Photo


26 July 2023
People take cover inside a subway station during an air raid alert, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv
People take cover inside a subway station during an air raid alert, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine, July 26, 2023.
— Photo by Reuters / Alina Smutko


25 July 2023
Ukrainian forces use a searchlight to scan the sky during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv
Ukrainian forces use a searchlight to scan the sky during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, on July 25.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


19 July 2023
Smoke rises in the sky over the city after a Russian drone strike in Kyiv
Smoke rises in the sky over the city after a Russian drone strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, July 19, 2023.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


13 July 2023
An interior view shows an apartment inside a residential building in Kyiv
An interior view shows an apartment inside a residential building damaged during a Russian drone strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine July 13, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


11 July 2023
Two women with mock AK-47 rifles participate in firearms training for civilians amid the country's ongoing war against Russia in Kyiv
Two women with mock AK-47 rifles participate in firearms training for civilians amid the country's ongoing war against Russia in Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, July 11, 2023.
— Photo by Jae C. Hong / AP Photo


24 June 2023
An apartment building damaged during Russian missile strikes in Kyiv
An apartment building damaged during Russian missile strikes in Kyiv, Ukraine, June 24, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


15 June 2023
People look at Russian drones installed as a symbol of war in central Kyiv
People look at Russian drones installed as a symbol of war in central Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, June 15, 2023.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


4 June 2023
People sleep on stairs as they take shelter inside a metro station during an overnight Russian missile and drone strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv
People sleep on stairs as they take shelter inside a metro station during an overnight Russian missile and drone strike, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv, Ukraine June 4, 2023.
— Photo by Yan Dobronosov / Reuters


1 June 2023
A relative reacts as she looks at the bodies of Olha Ivashko and her daughter Vika in Kyiv
A relative reacts as she looks at the bodies of Olha Ivashko, 33, and her daughter Vika, nine. Kyiv, Ukraine, June 1, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


30 May 2023
An apartment building damaged during a massive Russian drone strike in Kyiv
An apartment building damaged during a massive Russian drone strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, May 30, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


29 May 2023
Tracks and white smoke are seen in the sky during Russian rocket attack in Kyiv
Tracks and white smoke are seen in the sky during Russian rocket attack in Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, May 29, 2023.
— Photo by Evgeniy Maloletka / AP Photo


28 May 2023
A man inspects his office damaged by a drone during a night attack, in Kyiv
A man inspects his office damaged by a drone during a night attack, in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sunday, May 28, 2023. Ukraine's capital was subjected to the largest drone attack since the start of Russia's war, local officials said, as Kyiv prepared to mark the anniversary of its founding on Sunday.
— Photo by Vasilisa Stepanenko / AP Photo


20 May 2023
A police officer inspects the remains of a Russian cruise missile shot down by Air Defence Forces in Kyiv
A residential building damaged by remains of a Russian suicide drone shot down by Air Defence Forces in Kyiv, Ukraine, May 20, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


18 May 2023
A police officer inspects the remains of a Russian cruise missile shot down by Air Defence Forces in Kyiv
A police officer inspects the remains of a Russian cruise missile shot down by Air Defence Forces in Kyiv on May 18, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


16 May 2023
An explosion of a missile is seen in Kyiv during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
An explosion of a missile is seen in Kyiv during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, May 16, 2023.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


8 May 2023
Destroyed apartments of a residential building hit by the debris of a Russian Shahed kamikaze drone in the Sviatoshynskyi district of Kyiv
Destroyed apartments of a residential building hit by the debris of a Russian Shahed kamikaze drone in the Sviatoshynskyi district of Kyiv on May 8, 2023.
— Photo by Ruslan Kaniuka / Avalon


6 May 2023
People take pictures next to flowering trees and anti-tank hedgehogs in a park in Kyiv
People take pictures next to flowering trees and anti-tank hedgehogs in a park in Kyiv on May 6, 2023.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


4 May 2023
An explosion of a drone in the sky over the city during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv
An explosion of a drone in the sky over the city during a Russian drone strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, May 4, 2023. Russia also fired two dozen combat drones at Ukraine earlier on Thursday, hitting Kyiv for the third time in four days.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


12 March 2023
People watch destroyed Russian tanks and armoured vehicles on display near the St. Michael's Cathedral in downtown Kyiv
People watch destroyed Russian tanks and armoured vehicles on display near the St. Michael's Cathedral in downtown Kyiv, Ukraine, Sunday, March 12, 2023.
— Photo by Andrew Kravchenko / AP Photo


9 March 2023
Emergency workers at the site of a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Emergency workers at the site of a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, March 9, 2023.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


16 February 2023
A general view of a heavily damaged building outside of Kyiv
A general view of a heavily damaged building outside of Kyiv, Ukraine, February 16, 2023.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


7 February 2023
A man looks at the remains of a Russian missile displayed in central Kyiv
A man looks at the remains of a Russian missile displayed in central Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2023.
— Photo by Daniel Cole / AP Photo


31 January 2023
A boy stands on a destroyed Russian tank displayed in downtown Kyiv
A boy stands on a destroyed Russian tank displayed in downtown Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday Jan. 31, 2023.
— Photo by Daniel Cole / AP Photo


31 January 2023
a burned out Russian tank in the village of Dmytrivka
A dove with an olive branch painted in Ukraine's national colors stands in sharp contrast to a burned out Russian tank in the village of Dmytrivka, outside Kyiv, on January 30. Urban artist Tvboy, the pseudonym used by Salvatore Benintende, visited Ukraine, where his works offer messages of hope, peace, and freedom for the war-scarred country.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP


30 January 2023
People wait for a bus to arrive in Kyiv
People wait for a bus to arrive in Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, Jan. 30, 2023.
— Photo by Daniel Cole / AP Photo


26 January 2023
Police officers inspect a Russian cruise missile shot down by the Ukrainian Air Defence Forces in Kyiv Region
Police officers inspect a Russian cruise missile shot down by the Ukrainian Air Defence Forces in Kyiv Region, Ukraine, January 26, 2023.
— Head of the National Police of Kyiv region Andrii Nebytov via Telegram / Handout via Reuters


11 January 2023
Buildings impacted by Russian missile shelling are seen in Kyiv
Buildings impacted by Russian missile shelling are seen in Kyiv, Ukraine, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023.
— Photo by Andrew Kravchenko / AP Photo


10 January 2023
Serhii Kaharlytskyi cleans the rubble in his ruined home in Kyiv
Serhii Kaharlytskyi cleans the rubble in his ruined home in Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, Jan. 10. 2023. Serhii lost his wife Iryna Kaharlytska during the latest Russian attack on Kyiv's tranquil Solomianskyi district on Dec. 31. For Serhii Kaharlytskyi, a 42-year-old Kyiv carpenter, his ruined home’s kitchen stands at the center of his family’s traumatic memories of Russia’s war in Ukraine. Kaharlytskyi and his 10-year-old son had a narrow escape when a Russian missile landed outside on New Year’s Eve as they watched television together. Iryna wasn’t so lucky. She was in the kitchen preparing a meal. She didn’t survive.
— Photo by Roman Hrytsyna / AP Photo


31 December 2022
A building damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
A building damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, December 31, 2022.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


29 December 2022
Rescuers work at a site of a residential house damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Rescuers work at a site of a residential house damaged during a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, December 29, 2022.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


19 December 2022
Firefighters work at a site of critical power infrastructure hit during Russia's drones attacks in Kyiv
Firefighters work at a site of critical power infrastructure hit during Russia's drones attacks in Kyiv, Ukraine, in a handout picture released December 19, 2022.
— Photo by Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine / Handout via Reuters


14 December 2022
Parts of a drone at the site of a building destroyed by a Russian drone attack in Kyiv
Parts of a drone at the site of a building destroyed by a Russian drone attack in Kyiv, Ukraine, December 14, 2022. The inscription reads "For Ryazan."
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


12 December 2022
A woman passes by anti-tank hedgehogs in central Kyiv
A woman passes by anti-tank hedgehogs in central Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, Dec. 12, 2022. Ukraine has been fighting with the Russian invaders since Feb. 24 for over nine months.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


5 December 2022
A police officer stands next to a part of a Russian cruise missile shot down by the Ukrainian Air Defence Forces in Kyiv Region
A police officer stands next to a part of a Russian cruise missile shot down by the Ukrainian Air Defence Forces in Kyiv Region, Ukraine, December 5, 2022.
— Photo by Head of the National Police of Kyiv region Andrii Nebytov via Telegram / Handout via Reuters


1 December 2022
A woman walks between anti-tank hedgehogs in Kyiv
A woman walks between anti-tank hedgehogs, which were installed to protect the city from the Russian troops, in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022.
— Photo by Bernat Armangue / AP Photo


26 November 2022
People use their mobile phone lamps to look at items at a sporting goods store during a power outage in Kyiv
People use their mobile phone lamps to look at items at a sporting goods store during a power outage, after critical civil infrastructure was hit by a Russian missile attacks in Ukraine, as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine continues, in Kyiv, November 26, 2022.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


24 November 2022
People wait in line to collect water, in Kyiv
People wait in line to collect water, in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. Residents of Ukraine's bombed but undaunted capital clutched empty bottles in search of water and crowded into cafés for power and warmth Thursday, switching defiantly into survival mode after new Russian missile strikes a day earlier plunged the city and much of the country into the dark in winter.
— Photo by Evgeniy Maloletka / AP Photo


23 November 2022
Rescuers work at a site of a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Rescuers work at a site of a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, November 23, 2022.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


15 November 2022
Firefighters work to put out a fire in a residential building hit by a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Firefighters work to put out a fire in a residential building hit by a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, November 15, 2022.
— Photo by Oleksandr Gusev / Reuters


14 November 2022
Windows of an apartment building are illuminated during a blackout in Kyiv
Windows of an apartment building are illuminated during a blackout in central Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, Nov. 14, 2022.
— Photo by Andrew Kravchenko / AP Photo


9 November 2022
A meat vendor uses a candle to illuminate her market meat stall during a power outage in Kyiv
A meat vendor uses a candle to illuminate her market meat stall during a power outage in central Kyiv, Ukraine, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022.
— Photo by Bernat Armangue / AP Photo


8 November 2022
a 9-year-old Ukrainian girl holds her cat outside her half-sister's destroyed house in the village of Moshchun
Yuliia Zaika, a 9-year-old Ukrainian girl, holds her cat Marsyk outside her half-sister's destroyed house in the village of Moshchun, near Kyiv, Ukraine, November 8, 2022.
— Photo by Murad Sezer / Reuters


7 November 2022
Pedestrians walk past a display of destroyed Russian tanks and armoured vehicles in Kyiv
Pedestrians walk past a display of destroyed Russian tanks and armoured vehicles in downtown Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, Nov. 7, 2022.
— Photo by Bernat Armangue / AP Photo


6 November 2022
A person plays a piano in a street underpass during a blackout in Kyiv
A person plays a piano in a street underpass during a blackout in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sunday, Nov. 6, 2022.
— Photo by Andrew Kravchenko / AP Photo


31 October 2022
People fill containers with water from public water pumps in Kyiv
People fill containers with water from public water pumps in Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, Oct. 31, 2022. A massive barrage of Russian cruise missile and drone strikes hit critical infrastructure in Kyiv, Kharkiv and other Ukrainian cities on Monday morning, knocking out water and power supplies in apparent retaliation for what Moscow alleged was a Ukrainian attack on its Black Sea Fleet.
— Photo by Sam Mednick / AP Photo


25 October 2022
People shelter inside a subway station during a Russian missile attack in Kyiv
People shelter inside a subway station during a Russian missile attack in Kyiv on October 25.
— Photo by Vladislav Musienko / Reuters


20 October 2022
Climbers cover a roof of a historic building damaged over a week ago by Russian missile strike in the center Kyiv
Climbers cover a roof of a historic building damaged over a week ago by Russian missile strike in the center Kyiv, Ukraine, October 20, 2022.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


18 October 2022
Firefighters work to put out a fire in a thermal power plant damaged by a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Firefighters work to put out a fire in a thermal power plant damaged by a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, October 18, 2022.
— Photo by State Emergency Service of Ukraine / Handout via Reuters


17 October 2022
Firefighters work after a drone attack on buildings in Kyiv
Firefighters work after a drone attack on buildings in Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, Oct. 17, 2022. Waves of explosive-laden suicide drones struck Ukraine's capital as families were preparing to start their week early Monday, the blasts echoing across Kyiv, setting buildings ablaze and sending people scurrying to shelters.
— Photo by Roman Hrytsyna / AP Photo


11 October 2022
Local residents stand next to their destroyed car in central Kyiv
Local residents stand next to their car, destroyed by the previous day's Russian military strike, in central Kyiv, Ukraine, October 11, 2022.
— Photo by Gleb Garanich / Reuters


10 October 2022
A medical worker runs past a burning car after a Russian attack in Kyiv
A medical worker runs past a burning car after a Russian attack in Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, Oct. 10, 2022. The Russian missiles that rained down Monday on cities across Ukraine, bringing fear and destruction to areas that had seen months of relative calm, are an escalation in Moscow's war against its neighbor. But military analysts say it’s far from clear whether the strikes mark a turning point in a war that has killed thousands of Ukrainians and sent millions fleeing from their homes.
— Photo by Roman Hrytsyna / AP Photo


3 September 2022
destroyed Russian military vehicles in Kyiv
Children play on destroyed Russian military vehicles in central Kyiv, Ukraine on Saturday. Several children were killed and injured as a result of Russian attacks and the negligent handling of ammunition on Saturday.
— Photo by Emilio Morenatti / AP Photo


24 August 2022
People walk around destroyed Russian military vehicles installed in downtown Kyiv
People walk around destroyed Russian military vehicles installed in downtown Kyiv, Ukraine, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2022. Kyiv authorities have banned mass gatherings in the capital through Thursday for fear of Russian missile attacks. Independence Day, like the six-month mark in the war, falls on Wednesday.
— Photo by Evgeniy Maloletka / AP Photo


21 August 2022
A woman poses for a picture with a national flag on exhibition of destroyed Russian military vehicles and weapons in Kyiv
A woman poses for a picture with a national flag as she visits an exhibition of destroyed Russian military vehicles and weapons, dedicated to the country's upcoming Independence Day, in the center of Kyiv, Ukraine, August 21, 2022.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


20 August 2022
destroyed Russian military vehicles in Kyiv
Ukrainians visit an avenue, where destroyed Russian military vehicles have been displayed in Kyiv, Ukraine, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022. Drawing the attention of large numbers of pedestrians and amateur snappers on Saturday in downtown Kyiv a large column of burned out and captured Russian tanks and infantry carriers were displayed on the central Khreshchatyk boulevard.
— Photo by Andrew Kravchenko / AP Photo


26 June 2022
Servicemen work at the scene at a residential building following explosions, in Kyiv
Servicemen work at the scene at a residential building following explosions, in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sunday, June 26, 2022. Several explosions rocked the west of the Ukrainian capital in the early hours of Sunday morning, with at least two residential buildings struck, according to Kyiv mayor Vitali Klitschko.
— Photo by Nariman El-Mofty / AP Photo


16 June 2022
Moshchun village on the outskirts of Kyiv
Moshchun village on the outskirts of Kyiv, Ukraine, June 16, 2022.
— Photo by Nikole Tung / The New York Times


16 June 2022
The girl looks at the smartphone on a bench in front of a destroyed multi -storey building in Kyiv
The girl looks at the smartphone on a bench in front of a destroyed multi -storey building in Kyiv, Ukraine, June 16, 2022.
— Photo by Sergei Chuzavkov / Agence France-Presse


14 June 2022
A woman heads to the market in Makariv, on the outskirts of Kyiv
A woman heads to the market in Makariv, on the outskirts of Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, June 14, 2022.
— Photo by Natacha Pisarenko / AP Photo


8 June 2022
A man walks with his dog near a building destroyed by attacks in Gorenka
A man walks with his dog near a building destroyed by attacks in Gorenka, outskirts Kyiv, Ukraine, Wednesday, June 8, 2022.
— Photo by Natacha Pisarenko / AP Photo


7 June 2022
A woman looks at a destroyed Russian tanks installed as a symbol of war in central Kyiv
A woman looks at a destroyed Russian tanks installed as a symbol of war in central Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, June 7, 2022. St Michael cathedral is in the background.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


6 June 2022
Melania works clearing the rubble of a temple that was destroyed during attacks in Gorenka
Melania works clearing the rubble of a temple that was destroyed during attacks in Gorenka, on the outskirts of Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, June 6, 2022.
— Photo by Natacha Pisarenko / AP Photo


5 June 2022
Smokes raises from a railway service facility hit by a Russian missile strike in Kyiv
Smokes raises from a railway service facility hit by a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sunday, June 5, 2022.
— Photo by Natacha Pisarenko / AP Photo


31 May 2022
Nila Zelinska holds a doll belonging to her granddaughter, she was able to find in her destroyed house in Potashnya
Nila Zelinska holds a doll belonging to her granddaughter, she was able to find in her destroyed house in Potashnya outskirts Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, May 31, 2022. Zelinska just returned to her home town after escaping war to find out she is homeless.
— Photo by Natacha Pisarenko / AP Photo


29 May 2022
A rusting Russian battle tank rests beside a Kyiv motorway last week
A rusting Russian battle tank rests beside a Kyiv motorway last week.
— Photo by Christopher Furlong / Getty


23 May 2022
Cars pass by Russian tanks destroyed in a recent battle against Ukrainians in the village of Dmytrivka, close to Kyiv
Cars pass by Russian tanks destroyed in a recent battle against Ukrainians in the village of Dmytrivka, close to Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, May 23, 2022.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


20 May 2022
A woman looks at a destroyed Russian tank installed as a symbol of war in Kyiv
A woman looks at a destroyed Russian tank installed as a symbol of war in central Kyiv, Ukraine, Friday, May 20, 2022.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


13 May 2022
Russian army Sergeant Vadim Shishimarin is seen behind a glass during a court hearing in Kyiv
Russian army Sergeant Vadim Shishimarin, 21, is seen behind a glass during a court hearing in Kyiv, Ukraine, Friday, May 13, 2022. The trial of a Russian soldier accused of killing a Ukrainian civilian opened Friday, the first war crimes trial since Moscow's invasion of its neighbor.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


13 May 2022
Ukrainian servicemen load bodies of Russian soldiers into a railway refrigerator carriage in Kyiv
Ukrainian servicemen load bodies of Russian soldiers into a railway refrigerator carriage in Kyiv, Ukraine, Friday, May 13, 2022.
— Photo by Efrem Lukatsky / AP Photo


28 April 2022
Russia struck the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv
Russia struck the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv shortly after a meeting between President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Thursday evening.
— Photo by Emilio Morenatti / AP


24 March 2022
Sasha and Anton, both 15, play chess near a ruined building in Kyiv on March 24.
Sasha and Anton, both 15, play chess near a ruined building in Kyiv on March 24.
— Photo by Serhii Korovainyi


21 March 2022
The Retroville shopping mall is seen in Kyiv after Russian shelling
The Retroville shopping mall is seen in Kyiv after Russian shelling on March 21.
— Photo by Emin Sansar / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images


15 March 2022
Firefighters work to extinguish flames at an apartment building in Kyiv
Firefighters work to extinguish flames at an apartment building in Kyiv on March 15. .
— Photo by Felipe Dana / AP


9 March 2022
Divine service in the Vladimir Cathedral Patriarchal Cathedral, in Kyiv
Kyiv, Ukraine: 9 March, 2022 - Divine service in the Vladimir Cathedral Patriarchal Cathedral, in Kyiv
— Photo by Fotoreserg


5 March 2022
People crowd as they try to get on a train to Lviv at the Kyiv station
People crowd as they try to get on a train to Lviv at the Kyiv station.
— Photo by AP


4 March 2022
The remains of a missile at a bus terminal in Kyiv
The remains of a missile at a bus terminal in Kyiv, March 4, 2022.
— Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko / Reuters


3 March 2022
People with disabilities at the railway station
Kyiv, Ukraine : 3 March, 2022 - People with disabilities, at the railway station
— Photo by Fotoreserg


1 March 2022
An explosion at a TV tower near a Holocaust memorial site in Kyiv
An explosion is seen at a TV tower in Kyiv on March 1. Russian forces fired rockets near the tower and struck a Holocaust memorial site in Kyiv hours after warning of 'high-precision' strikes on other facilities linked to Ukrainian security agencies.
— Photo by Carlos Barria / Reuters


28 February 2022
Empty shelves in Kiev grocery stores
KYIV, UKRAINE - Feb. 28, 2022: War of Russia against Ukraine. Empty shelves in Kiev grocery stores
— Free Stock Editorial Photography


27 February 2022
Empty shelves in Kiev grocery stores
KYIV, UKRAINE - Feb. 27, 2022: War of Russia against Ukraine. Fighters of the battalion of territorial defense of the city of Kyiv
— Photo by palinchak


26 February 2022
An apartment building in Kyiv is seen after it was damaged by shelling on February 26
An apartment building in Kyiv is seen after it was damaged by shelling on February 26. The outer walls of several apartment units appeared to be blown out entirely, with the interiors blackened and debris hanging loose.
— Photo by Daniel Leal / AFP / Getty Images


25 February 2022
View of a civilian building damaged following a Russian rocket attack the city of Kyiv, Ukraine
KYIV, UKRAINE - Feb. 25, 2022: War of Russia against Ukraine. View of a civilian building damaged following a Russian rocket attack the city of Kyiv, Ukraine
— Photo by palinchak


24 February 2022
Debris of an a Russian rocket aftermath of an explosion in Kyiv
KYIV, UKRAINE - Feb. 24, 2022: War of Russia against Ukraine. Debris of an a Russian rocket aftermath of an explosion in Kyiv, Ukraine
— Photo by palinchak