US First Lady Jill Biden Meets Zelensky's Wife Olena in Uzhhorod US and Ukrainian First Ladies Jill Biden and Olena Zelenska Visit Uzhhorod School Converted to Temporarily Accommodate Ukrainians
Jill Biden and Elena Zelenskaya
The First Lady of the United States Jill Biden made an “unexpected” visit to Ukraine and met with the wife of the Ukrainian leader, Elena Zelenskaya. CNN reporter Kate Bennett, who is part of the White House journalistic pool and covers the activities of the President's wife, wrote about this on her Twitter. Reuters, citing the pool, wrote that Jill Biden's motorcade crossed the border into Ukraine for a previously unannounced visit.
Bennett also posted a photo of Jill Biden and Elena Zelenskaya sitting at table. Later, the journalist published a video from a school in Uzhgorod, where the first ladies of the United States and Ukraine took part in a “craft project”; with several children. Bennet clarified that the school had previously been converted into a temporary accommodation center.
“I wanted to come [to Ukraine] on Mother's Day”— said Zelenskaya Biden (quote from CNN) and added that “the people of the United States support the people of Ukraine”
The UNIAN agency published a video of the meeting of the first two people, which shows that Jill Biden hugs Elena Zelenskaya and gives her flowers .
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