Ex-Ambassador of Ukraine to Germany Melnyk noted the invitation to the Prime Minister of Saxony Kretschmer in Kiev, the former Ambassador of Ukraine to Germany Andriy Melnyk changed his mind about calling the Prime Minister of Saxony Michael Kretschmer to Kiev, he wrote on Twitter.
The reason for this was the statement of the Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Germany about the need to freeze military operations in Ukraine and start negotiations.
“I invited you to Ukraine. This invitation has been canceled,” Melnik said.
On April 12, Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky refused to receive German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Kiev, as he accused him of having ties with Russia. After that, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said that he refused to visit Kiev because of Zelensky’s unwillingness to receive the head of Germany.