Volodymyr Zelenskyy: from stand-up to statesman
The Ukrainian president addressed the American Congress today
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As Ukrainian cities continue to be battered by relentless Russian missile and artillery attacks, the country's president, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, has urged the world to get behind Ukraine in its struggle for survival. Indeed, Zelenskyy, who began his career as a comedian and later an actor, has gone from entertainer to wartime leader, defying Russia's invasion and giving his people a powerful voice. But who is this unlikely figurehead whose defiance against unprovoked aggression has inspired people around the globe?
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