• Kyodo, staff report


Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy will deliver a virtual address to the Diet, Japan’s parliament, on Wednesday, ruling party sources said Friday, as he continues to rally global support against Russia’s invasion.

Zelenskyy’s speech, slated to begin at 6 p.m., is expected to last around 10 minutes, the sources said, with the president intending to speak live if the situation in Ukraine allows him to do so.

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