The American President expressed hope for a speedy visit of the Ukrainian leader in the United States.
The President of the United States Donald trump.© AP Photo/Susan WalshВАШИНГТОН, 3 Nov. /TASS/. The US President Donald trump said Saturday that he would gladly have accepted of the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky in the White house, and expressed hope for his imminent visit to the United States. The conversation of the American leader with reporters on the South lawn of the White house has broadcast American news broadcaster.”He [Zelensky] probably come [to the White house]”, said trump, answering the question, will he offer Zelensky in the White house. The journalists were interested in the possibility of a meeting of the two leaders in the American capital.
“I think I spoke to him twice. I would love to come to the White house, if he wants to come. And I think he would like to come. I suppose it will arrive very soon”, the President added, without specifying the date of the visit Zelensky.
“He [Zelensky] – good man. He was elected during the incredible corruption in Ukraine, which worried me very much”, – concluded the head of state.
In mid-October, the acting chief of staff of the White house Mick Malvani at the briefing for journalists said that the U.S. administration has not conducted serious discussions of the visit Zelensky in the White house for talks with trump.
The two heads of state on 25 September met in new York, which hosted the 74th session of the UN General Assembly. The trump Zelensky invited to visit the American capital, but did not specify the date. Answering the question Zelensky about the time the American leader, putting on the journalists, quipped: “They’ll give you a date.”