Ukraine: Volodymyr Zelensky to address UK MPs in Commons
BBC News says Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will address British MPs on Tuesday via video link, the Speaker of the House of Commons has announced.
Sir Lindsay Hoyle said he was pleased to grant Mr Zelensky’s “historic” request, with the address taking place at 17:00 GMT.
The speech will be shown on screens being installed in the chamber.
More than 500 headsets will also be provided to relay an English translation of his statement.
Sir Lindsay said: “Every parliamentarian wants to hear directly from the president, who will be speaking to us live from Ukraine, so this is an important opportunity for the House.
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