Today, May 13, the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyi met with the President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella in Rome.
The official opening ceremony of the meeting was broadcast live on the page of the Office of the Head of the Ukrainian State in YouTube.
The leader of Italy met the president of Ukraine near the Quirinal Palace in Rome. After a short handshake, the heads of state listened to the anthems of the two countries.
This is Zelenskyi’s first visit to Italy after the beginning of the full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24.
Today, May 13, the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyi arrived in Italy to meet with the country’s President Sergio Mattarella, Prime Minister George Maloney and Pope Francis. The President called this visit important for the victory of Ukraine.