Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is praising Jessica Chastain after the actress visited to Kyiv.
“American actress Jessica Chastain is in Ukraine today. For us, such visits of famous people are extremely valuable,” said Zelenskyy in a statement shared after the meeting.
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“Thanks to this, the world will hear, know and understand the truth about what is happening in our country even more.”
Chastain visited a children’s hospital and later travelled to the city of Irpin.
Ben Stiller, Sean Penn, Liev Schreiber and Angelina Jolie are among the other A-listers who have previously visited the war-torn country.
On Twitter, Ukraine’s Ministry of Defence said that the country is “grateful to Hollywood stars who, despite the danger, have visited us”.