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Archive – Ukraine’s Ambassador to the UK Vadim Pristaiko – Europa Press/Contact/Vuk Valcic – Archive

kyiv, July 21 (DPA/EP) –

The Ukrainian ambassador to the UK, Vadim Pristaiko, has been faraway from workplace days after releasing an announcement during which he criticized the “dangerous sarcasm” of the President of Ukraine, Volodimir Zelensky, to some feedback from London.

Final week, British Protection Minister Ben Wallace suggested the Ukrainian authorities to be extra grateful to the Western powers for the regular provides of arms and monetary help despatched because the outbreak of the conflict.

In response, Zelensky questioned what precisely Wallace wished, sarcastically noting that he would give due to the British consultant each morning. “We will thank the minister personally each morning,” he mentioned.

Pristaiko then thought of that this trade of statements was counterproductive to the pursuits of Ukraine, much more so contemplating that London has been one among kyiv’s essential allies since February 2022, when Moscow started the invasion.

Pristaiko has represented Ukrainian pursuits in London for the previous three years. Earlier than that he had served as Deputy Prime Minister in addition to Minister of Overseas Affairs of Ukraine.