Annan begins official visit to Ukraine, discusses global hotspots with President Kuchma

On his first-ever visit to Ukraine, Secretary-General Kofi Annan today met with President Leonid Kuchma to discuss the country’s role in the United Nations as well as trouble spots around the world.

Annan to visit Ukraine, Russia, Switzerland and Italy in early June

The United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, will pay his first-ever visit to Ukraine in early June, a UN spokesman announced today.