- GOP House Speaker Mike Johnson will meet with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky at the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday, amid stalled Washington negotiations to appropriate aid to the war-torn country.
- The meeting was made public Sunday by Johnson spokesperson and follows the Biden administration sayinfg President Biden has invited Zelensky to a White House meeting the same day.
- Russia declared on neighboring Ukraine in February 2022.
- The divide in Washington on whether to continue to continue to give aid is largely between Democrats and Republicans.
House Speaker Johnson Will Meet With Zelensky When Ukraine Leader Comes To US
Rep. Mike Johnson, R-La., stands to vote for himself for speaker, as House Republicans try to elect a speaker, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)