Ukraine’s Zelensky in the Philippines to meet with Marcos

June 3, 2024 - 8:27 AM
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy meets with President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on June 3, 2024. (MPC Pool/Released)

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is in Manila for a meeting with Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr, Manila’s press pool said on Monday.

Zelensky travelled to Manila from Singapore, where he made an unscheduled appearance at the Shangri-La Dialogue conference, his second visit to Asia since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in 2022.

—Reporting by Karen Lema, Mikhail Flores, and Neil Jerome Morales; Editing by John Mair