Top US diplomat, defense secretary to visit to Kyiv on Sunday - Zelensky

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin will travel to Kyiv on Sunday and hold talks with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, the Ukrainian leader said on Saturday.

He told a news conference in Kyiv that he would discuss the kinds of weapons that Ukraine needs to battle Russia's invasion.

Ukraine wants the United States to agree to be one of its security guarantors to protect it from future threats, President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Saturday.

Speaking at a news conference in Kyiv ahead of a visit by senior US officials on Sunday, Zelenskiy said he expected concrete results, including an agreement to provide more weapons.

He also said he expected the United States to speak with Germany about providing Ukraine with weapons.

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