Zelenskyy visits UK in quest for military aid; meets with King Charles | USA TODAY

President Volodymyr Zelenskyy visited the U.K. for the first time since Russia's invasion, meeting with King Charles and Prime Minister Rishi Sunak.

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy visited the U.K. on Wednesday for the first time since Russia's invasion, a rare trip out of his war-torn country.

Zelenskyy met U.K. Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and addressed Parliament in a bid for more military aid in the form of advanced weapons and "wings for freedom" fighter jets as Ukraine prepares for expected spring offensives by Russian forces.

For the first time, Sunak said he's open to the idea of providing fighter jets. “Nothing is off the table,” he said at a joint news conference at a British army base. “We must arm Ukraine in the short term, but we must bolster Ukraine for the long term.”

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  1. just wonder how many Billions are made? Not even asking by whom, anyone with slightest resemblance of grey matter may have an idea……

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