“President Zelensky met with Jean-Claude Juncker to confirm the inalterability of the European and Euro-Atlantic course of Ukraine and to thank for the special role of the EU in holding off the Russian aggression,” the report said.
According to Unian agency, broadcast of the start of the meeting between Juncker and Zelensky was held on the website of the European Commission.
It is noted that when Zelensky and Junker shook hands, journalists asked Juncker if he missed the previous president of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, his friend. “I have a new friend,” the president of European Commission said.
“I am better. A new friend is better than an old one,” Zelensky added.
As we reported, the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky arrived in Brussels as the destination of his first foreign working visit.
Earlier, Zelensky urged Russia to stop the war to save the children’s lives on the International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression.