MOSCOW — Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s landslide victory in last week’s presidential election in Ukraine has been interpreted by some as a big win for Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The comedian is a Russian speaker and lived and worked in Moscow for six years. He’s also inexpert as a statesman — his only experience in politics is playing a fictional president in the Netflix comedy series “Servant of the People.”
The reality, however, is more complicated. Zelenskiy might be green when it comes to governing, but he’s a veteran when it comes to communication, as evidenced by his drubbing of outgoing Ukrainian President Petro …read more
Source: European Voice