UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres met with Polish President Andrzej Duda to discuss the results of his meetings in Ankara and Moscow, the Office of the Spokesperson for the UN Secretary General has said in a statement.
“Upon arrival in Rzeszow, Poland, on his way to Ukraine, the Secretary-General was received by the President of the Republic of Poland, H.E. Mr. Andrzej Duda,” the statement says. “The Secretary-General also briefed the President on his meetings in Moscow and Ankara.”
According to the document, the UN chief thanked Poland for accommodating around 2 million Ukrainian refugees.
On Monday, Guterres met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara. On Tuesday, he travelled to Moscow to hold talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and President Vladimir Putin. On Wednesday, Guterres will travel to Ukraine, where he will be received by Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba and President Vladimir Zelensky. The secretary-general’s tour was aimed primarily at reaching ceasefire and organizing humanitarian deliveries under the UN aegis, primarily to Mariupol.