07 decembrie 2019

Zelenskiy, dragged into Trump impeachment drama, faces a tougher challenge: Putin

stripes.com

MOSCOW — Volodymyr Zelenskiy looked up from his treadmill and addressed the people of Ukraine.“Some say that it’s impossible to have a dialogue with Putin,” he said, “but without dialogue it’s like we’re on a treadmill — we are running forward, but not moving.”Days before his first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukraine’s president promised his war-battered nation of 43 million that he would not betray them to the enemy.“This meeting is already a victory for [...]