REUTERS

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš has said he plans to meet with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky at the UN General Assembly session in New York City.

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"Next week, I'm going instead of Mr. President [Miloš Zeman] to the UN General Assembly session in New York where I have a scheduled meeting with the president of Ukraine," he said, the Ukrainian-registered European Pravda media outlet reported with reference to Radio Praha.

Babiš has recently met with Czech President Miloš Zeman, during which they discussed future negotiations with the president of Ukraine, as well as Czech-Ukrainian relations.