The head of state told the details of the conversation with the Pontiff.
The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky on Saturday, February 8, during the meeting with Pope Francis invited him to visit Ukraine, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
The President noted that His Holiness Pope Francis are waiting in Ukraine, where he has enormous support and trust.
“I invited him to Ukraine. I’m sure he will be in Ukraine, not only in the capital. I said that in order to fully understand what is happening in the East, we must go East,” said Zelensky.
The President of Ukraine and the head of the Vatican discussed the humanitarian initiatives to help children and protect the environment.
“Eternally grateful to His Holiness for the initiative of the Pope to Ukraine, which has helped 900 thousand Ukrainians who suffered in the Donbas,” said Zelensky.
He also stressed that the Ukrainian churches play an extremely important role in the spread of truth and the development of society.
In addition, Zelensky noted the important role that the Holy see could play in restoring peace in the Ukrainian land.
“The main thing we talked about is peace. He even called me a “President of peace” — this is me right now image in Europe, ” said Vladimir Zelensky after the audience.