Kiev, the proud capital of Ukraine, has survived the Mongol invasion, World War II, Chernobyl and the difficult Soviet times.
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It is the center of Ukrainian culture, full of theaters, museums, religious sites, modern buildings and ancient ruins. The Kiev-Pechora Lavra, founded in 1015, and the Hagia Sophia (1037) are World Heritage Sites. The Museum of the Great Patriotic War, crowned with a massive statue of the Motherland, offers a magnificent view of the city.