Mayor Klitschko inspects defense drills near Kyiv

STORY: Service members of Kyiv's territorial defense force were awarded with medals from the Ukrainian Armed Forces general staff.

Klitschko said in a media statement that his administration would make sure funds from the city budget would continue to help finance the military.

Ukraine's Territorial Defense Forces have grown rapidly since being established shortly before the invasion. They fight on all frontlines in the war with Russia.