President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky had a phone conversation with Prime Minister of the State of Israel Naftali Bennett, congratulating Bennett on the formation of a new government and inviting him to the Crimean Platform summit in Kyiv
Zelensky congratulated Bennett on the formation of the new Israeli government and his appointment to the post of the Prime Minister of the State of Israel, the President’s Office informs.
"Our friendly nations are united by centuries of common history and close human contacts. We must work together to deepen the close, partnership relationship between Ukraine and Israel. I look forward to further fruitful cooperation with you and your government," the President of Ukraine said.
The parties noted the successful start of the Free Trade Agreement between Israel and Ukraine, the further practical implementation of which should contribute to the expansion of trade and economic cooperation, cooperation in the field of investment.
Zelensky invited Bennett to visit Ukraine to participate in the inaugural summit of the Crimean Platform in Kyiv and events on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Ukraine's independence.
The President informed about the planned events dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the Babyn Yar tragedy and expressed hope for the highest level of representation of the Israeli side.