WATCH: Ukraine president’s speech to Congress

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy delivered an address to a joint meeting of Congress on Wednesday, Dec. 21.

Zelenskyy’s speech came as legislators work to pass a $1.7 trillion government funding bill, which includes $44.9 billion in emergency assistance to Ukraine and NATO allies. The Ukrainian president’s visit to Washington is his first known trip outside Ukraine since Russia invaded in February.

Watch the speech below.

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