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Zelensky says he briefed Herzog on Ukraine energy needs, grain program

Lazar Berman is The Times of Israel's diplomatic reporter

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky speaks during a joint news conference with Greece's president (not seen) following their meeting at the Mariinskiy palace in Kyiv on November 3, 2022, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. (Genya SAVILOV / AFP)
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky speaks during a joint news conference with Greece's president (not seen) following their meeting at the Mariinskiy palace in Kyiv on November 3, 2022, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. (Genya SAVILOV / AFP)

In a call with President Isaac Herzog, Ukraine’s Volodymyr Zelensky says he spoke about Ukraine’s dire energy situation.

Zelensky tweets that they spoke about Ukraine’s energy needs, and invites Israel to join the Grain from Ukraine program, in which countries buy the country’s agriculture and send it to African nations to alleviate hunger.

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