The president of Ukraine, Volodimir Zelenskyinvited today Uruguay, Luis Lacalle Pouto visit his country, during the meeting they held this Sunday in Argentina and this was confirmed to EFE by a spokesperson for Itamaraty.
Although sources did not provide details of the meeting, which occurred during the trip to good air to take possession of Javier Milei As the new Argentine president, the Ukrainian leader himself later published a message with two photographs on his account on the social network X to illustrate the meeting.
I met with the president @LuisLacallePou thank Uruguay and its people for supporting the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.
Ukraine is fighting a tough battle against the Russian invaders, while at the same time working to implement the Peace Formula, one of the main political measures… pic.twitter.com/XCodE8QXcp
— Volodymyr Zelenskyy / Володимир Зеленський (@ZelenskyyUa) December 10, 2023
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In that message, Zelensky noted that he had invited Lacalle Pou to visit Ukrainein addition to highlighting that both provided “attention to the perspective of celebrating the Ukraine-Latin America Summit”.
With the latter he seemed to refer to the offer that the current president of Argentina Javier Milei as new chancellor Diana Mondinoasked him a few days ago, in a telephone conversation, when he was talking about the possibility of organizing a Peace Summit on the conflict between Russia and Ukraine in good air.
During the meeting with Lacalle Pou, who was accompanied by his chancellor, Omar Paganiniand the Uruguayan ambassador to Argentina, Carlos Encisothe Ukrainian leader thanked Uruguay “for supporting the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine”.
“I thanked Uruguay for sending its representative to the last meeting of the Formula of Peace and expressed my hope that Uruguay will participate in the next round of negotiations in Swiss”, added Zelensky.
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The former Soviet republic has been waging a bloody war against Russia since February 24, 2022, when US troops Vladimir Putin They invaded Ukrainian territory.
Zelensky’s trip to Argentina for Javier Milei’s inauguration is the first Latin America since the beginning of the war.
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