U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will visit the inauguration of the newly elected president Volodymyr Zelensky on May 20, as Interfax reported.
Perry will be the head of the U.S. delegation, which will be present at the inauguration.
Rick Perry became the U.S. Secretary of Energy in March 2017.
Earlier, Maroš Šefčovič, the Vice President of the European Commission will be representing the EU at the upcoming inauguration of Volodymyr Zelensky as the new President of Ukraine.
NATO would send Alejandro Alvargonzalez, its Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs and Security Policy to represent the Alliance during the inauguration of Volodymyr Zelensky. While staying in Kyiv, Alvargonzalez will also participate in the event timed to the 70th anniversary of NATO', the representative of the Alliance told the news agency
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine voted for the date of inauguration of President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky. Ukraine's Parliament appoints the date of Zelensky's inauguration on May 20.