Pelosi brings Democratic delegation to Kyiv, meets with Zelenskyy during surprise visit

Zelenskyy welcomed the delegation, shaking the lawmakershands on a street in the capital city ahead of their meeting, according to a video tweeted by the Ukrainian president Sunday morning.

You all are welcome,” Zelenskyy can be heard saying.

The Democratic delegation included: Chairman Jim McGovern, Chairman Gregory Meeks, Presidente Adam Schiff, Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Congressman Bill Keating and Congressman Jason Crow.

Not all the members entered Ukraine or met with Zelenskyy.

Pelosi, second in line to the presidency after the vice president, is the highest-ranking American leader to visit Ukraine since the start of the war.

PELOSI MAKES SURPRISE VISIT TO KYIV, REAFFIRMS U.S. MITMENT TO UKRAINE IN MEETING WITH ZELENSKYY

During a meeting later in the day, Pelosi affirmed the stati Uniticommitment to helping Ukraine.

We believe that we are visiting you to say thank you for your fight for freedom. We are on a frontier of freedom and your fight is a fight for everyone,” Ha detto Pelosi. “Our commitment is to be there for you until the fight is done.

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