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    UK Promises More Arms for Ukraine as Zelenskyy Meets Sunak on European Tour

    London — President Volodymyr Zelenskyy was in Britain Monday on his whirlwind European tour, as the staunch ally of Kyiv promised to give hundreds more missiles and attack drones in an effort to change the course of the war.

    Zelenskyy landed by helicopter at Chequers, the British leader's official country retreat, and was greeted by Prime Minister Rishi Sunak. It's Zelenskyy's second trip to the U.K. since invaded Ukraine in February 2022.

    Zelenskyy thanked Britain for its support so far, and said his discussions with Sunak would cover “very important issues, urgent support for Ukraine”.

    He said the war was a matter of “security not only for Ukraine, it is important for all of .”

    Sunak told Zelenskyy that “your leadership, your country's bravery and fortitude are an inspiration to us all.”

    This is the fourth European country Zelenskky has visited in the past few days. He is seeking more aid as Ukraine prepares a long-anticipated spring offensive to retake territory seized by Russia.

    Ukraine's leader made an unannounced visit to Paris on Sunday evening to meet French President Emmanuel Macron, after trips to Germany and Italy, where he met those countries' leaders and Pope Francis.

    A message posted Monday on Zelenskyy's official Telegram Channel said: “Today — London. The UK is leading the way when it comes to expanding our capabilities on the ground and in the . This…

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