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Famous actor Ben Stiller visits Ukraine, meets with President Zelensky

Famous actor Ben Stiller visits Ukraine, meets with President Zelensky

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has met with Hollywood actor and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Ben Stiller in Kiev.

"Ukrainians feel the support of the whole world, of many celebrities. And Ben Stiller's visit confirms this once again. Your trip to Irpin and Makariv, meetings with our people say a lot. We appreciate that you are here at this difficult moment for us ", says Zelensky who also published the video of the meeting.

Famous actor Ben Stiller visits Ukraine, meets with President Zelensky

Stiller arrived in Ukraine on 19 June. He visited the western Ukrainian city of Lviv and the settlements of the Kiev region that had previously been occupied by Russian forces.

The day before Stiller arrived in Rzeszow in southern Poland where he met refugee families who were forced to flee the war in Ukraine.

Famous actor Ben Stiller visits Ukraine, meets with President Zelensky

"Millions of people have been forced to flee their homes, where over 90 percent are women and children. I am here to learn, to share stories that illustrate the human impact of war, and to reinforce calls for solidarity. "Everyone has the right to ask for security, whoever, wherever he is," Stiller said.

Actress Angelina Jolie is one of the celebrities who have visited Ukraine before.