President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s team is finalising preparations for Ukraine’s possible participation in the G20 Summit to be held in Bali next week.
Source: Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s nightly video address to the Ukrainians on 9 November
Quote from Zelenskyy: “These days we are completing our preparations for Ukraine’s possible participation in the G20 summit next week. The Ukrainian position has been established. As always, our position will be in line with the interests of global security.”
Details: The President noted that on 10 November “there will be a very active negotiation day: many conversations are planned.”
On 9 November, Zelenskyy spoke with Mark Rutte, the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, in particular about the restoration of the Ukrainian energy industry and the protection of the Ukrainian skies. The President thanked Rutte for his willingness to help.
Zelenskyy and Rutte also spoke about the Black Sea Grain Initiative [an agreement brokered by the UN with Russia and Türkiye launched on 22 July to enable ships to transport grain from Ukraine – ed.], and the need to continue and expand Ukraine’s grain exports.