Kiev


Kiev

) as until mid-seventeenth century the city was controlled by Poland, the name "Kiev" Leipzig, Germany. Since 1961.
*flagicon|Turkey Ankara, Turkey.
*flagicon|Greece Athens, Greece.
*flagicon|Serbia Belgrade, Serbia.
*flagicon|Belgium Brussels, Belgium.
*flagicon|Hungary Budapest, Hungary.
*flagicon|USA Chicago, United States of America.
*flagicon|Moldova Chişinau, Moldova.
*flagicon|UK Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
*flagicon|Italy Florence, Italy.
*flagicon|Finland Helsinki, Finland.
*flagicon|Poland Krakow, Poland.
*flagicon|Japan Kyoto, Japan.
*flagicon|Belarus Minsk, Belarus.
*flagicon|Germany Munich, Germany.
*flagicon|Denmark Odense, Denmark.
*flagicon|France Paris, France.
*flagicon|South Africa Pretoria, South African Republic.
*flagicon|Latvia Riga, Latvia.
*flagicon|Italy Rome, Italy.
*flagicon|Chile Santiago, Chile.
*flagicon|Bulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria.
*flagicon|Sweden Stockholm, Sweden.
*flagicon|Estonia Tallinn, Estonia.
*flagicon|Georgia Tbilisi, Georgia.
*flagicon|Canada Toronto, Canada.
*flagicon|France Toulouse, France.
*flagicon|Poland Warsaw, Poland.
*flagicon|China Wuhan, China.
*flagicon|Austria Vienna, Austria.
*flagicon|Lithuania Vilnius, Lithuania.
*flagicon|Armenia Yerevan, Armenia.

References

External links

General
* [http://www.kmv.gov.ua/en/index.asp Official Kiev city administration webportal]
* [http://www.kyiv.com Kyiv.com Official City Website]
* [http://kyiv.ru/en/ Kiev sites catalogue]
* [http://pogoda.mirbig.net/en/UA/12/703447~Misto%20Kyyiv/ Weather on Kiev]
* [http://weathermap.biz/en/Kyiv.html Kiev weather forecast]
* [http://www.mapofukraine.net/kyiv/sightseeing_of_kiev.html Pictures of Kiev] Sights of Kiev from Sergey Sorokin - private mountain guide
* [http://www.pbase.com/enigmawmn/gallery/kiev/ "Kiev"] & [http://www.pbase.com/enigmawmn/gallery/kiev_view/ "Kiev From Above"] - additional views of the city centre
* [http://www.kievua.com KievUA webportal]
* [http://www.oldstratforduponavon.com/kiev Kiev in Old Postcards]
*wikitravel|Kiev
* [http://www.openit.com.ua/reportage.php?id=8 - The unususal view on Kyiv by the international journalists' team] En icon

Kiev or Kyiv?Official documents:
* [http://www.uazone.net/Kiev_Kyiv.html Kiev or Kyiv?] - Resolution of the Ukrainian commission for legal terminology
* [http://www.state.gov/r/pa/prs/dpb/2006/74784.htm U.S. Board of Geographic Names Decision to Change Official Spelling of Kiev to Kyiv] Non-official documents:
* [http://www.cbc.ca/news/indepth/words/kiev-or-kyiv.html Kiev or Kyiv? Turin or Torino?] — CBC News article about use of city names
* Fred Weir, [http://www.csmonitor.com/2000/0628/p8s1.html Kiev or Kyiv: language an issue in Ukraine] , "The Christian Science Monitor", June 28, 2000

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