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La présidente de la Commission européenne, Ursula von der Leyen, s’exprime lors d’une conférence de presse à Stockholm, en Suède, le 7 avril 2022. © Fredrik Sandberg / EPA / Maxppp The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, expresses himself at a press conference in Stockholm, In Sweden, April 7, 2022.

The President of the European Commission announced this Thursday, April 7, 2022, that it would go to kyiv Friday, April 8, as a sign of "unwavering support" to Ukraine who had been undergoing for more than One month the Russian invasion.

The President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen announced this Thursday, April 7, 2022 that it would go the next day to kyiv to express his "unwavering support" to Ukraine in his fight against the Russian invasion.

War in Ukraine: In kyiv, the President of the European Parliament provides support

 War in Ukraine: In kyiv, the President of the European Parliament provides support © Via Reuters Roberta Metsola, President of the European Parliament and the Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky. Roberta Metsola, the Maltese President of the European Parliament, went to kyiv Friday, April 1, 2022. She is the first leader of a European institution to go to the Ukrainian capital since the beginning of the Russian invasion February 24 . Roberta Metsola, the Maltese President of the European Parliament, went to kyiv on Friday, April 1, 2022 to send a message of support.

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"The Ukrainian people deserve our solidarity. That's why I'll go to kyiv tomorrow (Friday) "," said the European leader at a press conference on Thursday in Stockholm.

"I want to send an indefectible support message to the Ukrainian people and his brave fight for our common values" , she said.

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The Commission had announced its visit to the Ukrainian capital for "this week" , with the head of the diplomacy of the EU Josep Borrell.

The duo must meet the Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, before the "Stand Up for Ukraine" event on Saturday in Warsaw, intended to raise funds for Ukrainian refugees.

The displacement of Ms. Von der Leyen follows a few days the visit to kyiv of the President of the European Parliament, Roberta Metsola.

On March 15, Polish, Slovenian and Czech prime ministers had completed the first move of European leaders since the beginning of the Russian invasion on February 24, in full siege of the Ukrainian capital.

Russian troops loosened their vice around kyiv in recent days, in view according to Moscow a concentration of the Russian offensive in eastern Ukraine.

war in Ukraine. Joe Biden studies the sending of US managers to Ukraine .
© Mandel Ngan / AFP Joe Biden considering the idea of ​​sending high American officials to Ukraine, he announced this Thursday, April 14, 2022. The President American Joe Biden announced this Thursday, April 14, 2022 Study the idea of ​​sending high American officials to kyiv. Some Western leaders have already returned to Ukraine to display their support for kyiv.

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