Zelensky's New Year's address: live broadcast
On New Year's Eve, from December 31 to January 1, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy will traditionally deliver his final address to the Ukrainian people. The President will summarize the results of the past year and share his plans for the coming year.
As always, the Ukrainian leader's speech will begin at 23:45. Ukrainians will be able to watch the broadcast on the national telethon.
On December 28, President Zelenskyy held a series of meetings to discuss expectations for 2024. The Head of State emphasized that they depend on the efforts that Ukraine is making today on the frontline.
"Of course, there were reports on the frontline today - Kharkiv, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia, the left bank of Kherson. Resilience now, strength now, results now determine how this winter of full-scale war will pass and what we will expect from next year," the President added.
According to him, the main priority for Ukraine in 2024 is to maximize the productivity of the defense sector. The state must ensure the production of everything necessary to protect against any form of Russian aggression.
As reported by OBOZ.UA, on the evening of December 24, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy congratulated Ukrainians on Merry Christmas. The head of state recorded his holiday address in the Kyiv Pechersk Lavra. The Head of State emphasized that in the context of a full-scale war in our country, this holiday has changed its meaning.