BERLIN — German Chancellor Olaf Scholz will journey to Kyiv this month alongside French President Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, in line with tabloid Bild am Sonntag.
The journey to the Ukrainian capital is more likely to happen earlier than a summit of G7 leaders at Schloss Elmau within the Bavarian Alps scheduled to start out on June 26, in line with the report.
Whereas many world leaders have already made the journey to Kyiv, together with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Scholz has to this point not travelled there. He had beforehand mentioned the Ukrainian authorities’s resolution to not welcome German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier meant he wouldn’t go himself.
“That the president of the Federal Republic of Germany … has been disinvited, stands in the best way of the matter,” Scholz mentioned in Could of his personal plans to make a go to.
On Saturday, European Fee President Ursula von der Leyen made her second go to to Kyiv for talks with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. She mentioned the Fee will clarify its early evaluation on Ukraine’s utility to hitch the EU by the tip of the week.