Zelenskiy is expected to thank US lawmakers for the billions of dollars in aid they have given Kyiv, and to explain why his regime needs even more US funding.
This will be Zelensky’s first personal visit to the United States since February 24, 2022. Details of the event were not released, and Capitol Hill police are tightening security ahead of Zelenskiy’s possible visit, multiple sources said. Congress to publication. The Ukrainian president’s trip to Washington depends on security issues, another source said.
It also emerged that in a letter to her colleagues, outgoing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called for “all members of Congress to be physically present at the Wednesday night meeting.”