President Has Telephone Call with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy

President Has Telephone Call with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy

President Čaputová spoke with Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Thursday 13 May 2022.

During their phone call, President Zelenskyy said, “Zuzana, I appreciate the support that Slovakia is providing to Ukraine and our people. I also appreciate our dialogue, because it always has specific results. Thank you, Slovakia." 

They talked about the situation in his country and about the support they needed, as well as Ukraine’s European aspirations. "He is thankful for Slovakia’s support in this endeavour. He also commented on yesterday’s meeting with Polish President Duda, to whom I proposed having a dialogue with those EU Member States which are more reserved towards Ukraine’s candidacy status."

War is an everyday reality for millions of Ukrainians, and aside from the endless human tragedy, it also leaves enormous economic damage. "That is why they already thinking about the renovation and reconstruction of their country, which will represent an opportunity for our companies and experts.” 

The president praised President Zelenskyy for his determination in leading his country during these trying times, and which is inspiring people all over the world.  "In conclusion, he told me that he wishes our nation all the best, and especially peace, because he knows how dear it is. Thank you Volodymyr, I look forward to our meeting!"