Schumer visits Zelensky in Ukraine as military aid stalls in Congress

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) made a surprise visit to Ukraine on Friday to reaffirm U.S. support for the war-torn country as efforts to pass additional aid stall in Congress

Schumer and his Democratic colleagues touched down in Lviv, Ukraine, early Friday ahead of meetings at the U.S. Embassy, including one with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and his Cabinet. He was joined on the delegation by Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Jack Reed (D-RI), Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO), and Sen. Maggie Hassan (D-NH) to mark the two-year anniversary of Russia’s invasion.

“We are here to show the Ukrainian people that America stands with them and will continue fighting to get the funding
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