Illustration photo – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy at a press conference in Kyiv after meeting with representatives of the European Union on February 3, 2023.
Paris – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy will meet in Paris this evening with French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz. It was announced by the Elysee Palace, which confirmed earlier media information. Zelenskyj unexpectedly visited London today. It is his second foreign trip since the Russian invasion, which will be one year on February 24.
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< p>According to information from the AFP agency, the trio of politicians will hold a joint dinner in the presidential palace. It can be expected that they will discuss the possible further development of the war and Western support for Ukraine.
Scholz will arrive at the meeting from Berlin, Zelenskyi from London. There, in a speech in the British Parliament today, he said that Ukraine's victory would change the world and deter any future aggressors. Britain is one of the most important supporters of Ukraine.
On Thursday, Zelenskyj will attend an extraordinary summit of the European Union in Brussels. According to one of the Ukrainian officials quoted by Reuters, he wants to ask for more weapons and start accession talks with Kyiv this year.