President Vladimir Zelensky arrived in New York, where he will visit Ukrainian soldiers undergoing treatment in the United States, come to the main UN institutions and hold “significant” bilateral meetings. In Washington, the head of state will meet with the US President, heads of parliament and parties, and military leadership. The head of state talks about this wrote in Telegram.
“I’m going straight from the airport to our soldiers who are undergoing treatment and rehabilitation in America. First of all, support for our people and gratitude to those who help Ukraine and Ukrainians. Next are important and busy days. UN General Assembly, Sustainable Development Goals Summit, Council Security. Significant bilateral meetings have already been scheduled,” he said.
Zelensky noted that the territorial integrity of the state is a key principle of all basic international documents, in particular the UN Charter.
According to the president, it is necessary to return this principle to “full strength, destroyed by the Russian invasion,” and also to increase the UN’s ability to stop and prevent aggression.
“Ukraine will make a clear proposal on this matter to UN members,” he said.
Negotiations with the US President are planned in the US capital in Washington Joe Bidenleaders of the chambers and parties of Congress and the military leadership of the state, Zelensky said.
“I will meet with American business, journalists, and the public. Thank you for the leadership of the United States in supporting our struggle for freedom and independence,” the president said.
Arrived in New York together with @ZelenskyyUa to participate in the 78th session of @AND General Assembly. It will be about restoring trust and global solidarity. And ???? has a lot to say about this. So important meetings are ahead. Solidarity — our main weapon against aggression. pic.twitter.com/Y5EyMVyLYo
— Olena Zelenska (@ZelenskaUA) September 18, 2023
- The 78th United Nations General Assembly will take place from 18 to 26 September 2023.
- The Israeli Ambassador to Ukraine said that Zelensky and the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet in the coming days in the USA.
- CNN reported that the President of Ukraine intends to speak in Washington before US senators.
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