The Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valerii Zaluzhnyi had the first in-person meeting with the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley, in Poland, Zaluzhnyi said in a Twitter post on Jan. 17.
“My first personal meeting with General Milley, CJCS, happened in Poland,” Zaluzhnyi wrote.
“Extended my gratitude for the unwavering support & assistance provided by the United States and allies to Ukraine. Outlined the urgent needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, meeting which will accelerate our victory.”
On Jan. 3, Zaluzhnyi had a phone call with Milley to discuss developments in the operational and strategic situation in Ukraine.
On Dec. 15, 2022, they discussed the supply of weapons, ammunition and equipment to the Armed Forces of Ukraine.