US President Donald Trump confirmed that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is to visit Washington “very soon,” reported UNIAN.
Before departing to New York President Trump told reporters that Zelensky “has already been invited” to visit the White House and said his newly elected counterpart was a “reasonable guy.”
“He is a reasonable guy. He wants to see peace in Ukraine. I think he’ll be coming very soon,” Trump said.
President Trump also said he believed Zelensky was willing to hold peace talks with the Russian President Vladimir Putin. “He’s going to make a deal with President Putin,” Trump said.
Trump answered my question on possible @ZelenskyyUa visit to US and peace talks with Putin: “He’s going to make a deal with President Putin. And he will be invited to the White House. He is a reasonable guy. He wants to see peace in Ukraine. I think he’ll be coming very soon” pic.twitter.com/A637bTiMFF
— Mykhailo Komadovsky (@komadovsky) August 9, 2019
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