Vladimir Zilinskaite: RIA Novosti
The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky had a phone conversation with his American counterpart Donald trump. This was reported by the press service of the Ukrainian leader.
During the conversation, the US President congratulated Zelensky confident his party would win “a servant of the people” in the parliamentary elections on 21 July. According to trump, updated the Ukrainian government will be able to quickly improve the image of the country, and also to investigate corruption cases that inhibit the interaction of Kiev and Washington.
Also, the presidents agreed to discuss bilateral relations during the visit Zelensky in the United States, the report said.
In early July the Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States Valeriy Chaly said that the representatives of the team of Vladimir Zelensky in August and September will prepare the visit of the Ukrainian leader in Washington. According to him, the presidents of the two countries in a telephone conversation between himself found some “chemistry relationships”.
That expected in the USA visit Zelensky, previously announced by the special envoy of the state Department on Ukraine Kurt Volker. According to him, the USA Ukrainian leader send a signal of full support for his reforms in the country. Volcker meeting with the Ukrainian President took place in early July in Canada. Zelensky then thanked US for helping and told the diplomat that Russia “does not demonstrate good will to resolve the conflict” in the Donbass.
Extraordinary elections to the Parliament of Ukraine took place on July 21. The total turnout amounted to 49.84 per cent. Party “servant of the people”, founded by President Vladimir Zelensky received the largest percentage of support in the elections to the Verkhovna Rada in the history of independent Ukraine, more than 43 percent of the vote.
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