17 May 2019 19:11

Germany to send ex-president to Zelensky's inauguration - Federal Foreign Office

BERLIN. May 17 (Interfax) - Germany will be represented by former president Christian Wulff at the inauguration of Ukrainian President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky, Germany's Federal Foreign Office told Interfax.

"We can confirm that ex-president Wulff will represent the government at the Ukrainian presidential inauguration," an official said.

The inauguration will be held on May 20. Wulff's visit was earlier announced by Ukraine's Ambassador to Germany Andriy Melnyk on Twitter.