Zelensky meets with Israeli Knesset's speaker Yuli Edelstein.

Official website of the President of Ukraine

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky met with Israeli Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein and expressed his expectations for high dynamics after the parliamentary elections in Israel take place. This was reported on the President’s website.

"Participants of the meeting welcomed the traditionally active bilateral political dialogue and expressed their hope for maintaining its high dynamics after the parliamentary elections in Israel take place," the statement reads.

The head of Ukrainian state stressed that the ratification of the free trade agreement between the states by the Israeli side is a very important step.

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As we reported earlier, Volodymyr Zelensky and Ukrainian delegation gave their places at the World Holocaust Forum to the victims of Holocaust as Ukraine’s President informed on Facebook.

“We came to Israel and found out that a lot of people who survived this horrific tragedy cannot visit the World Holocaust Forum due to the tremendous interest to the event and the limited number of places. We decided to give my place and places of the delegation of Ukraine to these courageous, unique people. The press reports that some ministers of the Israeli government did the same,” he wrote.

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