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Zelensky gives Ukrainian battle flag to US Congress

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President Volodymyr Zelensky gave a Ukrainian battle flag to US lawmakers following an address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday.

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky speaks after giving a Ukrainian national flag to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and US Vice President Kamala Harris (L) during his address the US Congress at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on December 21, 2022. – Zelensky is in Washington to meet with US President Joe Biden and address Congress — his first trip abroad since Russia invaded in February.

Zelensky said the flag was from the frontline city of Bakhmut, which he visited a day before making his first trip outside Ukraine since Russia invaded in February.


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