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EU leaders travel to Kiev, show support for Ukrainians

Kyiv, Ukraine

Four European leaders visited Ukraine on Thursday, denouncing the brutality of the Russian invasion in a high-profile rally of support, amid Kiev’s fears that Western determination to help the troubled country could wane as the war progresses.

The visit, which included a meeting with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, carries heavy symbolic weight, as the leaders of France, Germany and Italy have been criticized for continuing to work with Russian President Vladimir Putin — and Ukraine does not have the magnitude of its weapons. given it has said it is necessary to repel the Russians. The president of Romania also made the trip.

After arriving in Kiev to the sound of air raid sirens, the leaders moved to Irpin, a suburb of the capital where fierce fighting at the start of the war and many civilians were killed. They disapproved of the destruction there.

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