Zelenskyy preparing to visit DC, after tour of war’s front


              CAPTION CORRECTS TRANSLATION An elderly woman walks along a street against background of a graffiti depicting General Valery Zaluzhny, head of Ukraine's armed forces and writing ""God is with us and commander Zaluzhny" in the area of the heaviest battles with the Russian invaders in Bakhmut, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Andriy Andriyenko)
            
              In this photo provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, center, poses for photo with soldiers at the site of the heaviest battles with the Russian invaders in Bakhmut, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (Ukrainian Presidential Press Office via AP)
            
              A local resident walks along a street in the area of the heaviest battles with the Russian invaders in Bakhmut, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Andriy Andriyenko)
            
              A local resident walks along a street in the area of the heaviest battles with the Russian invaders in Bakhmut, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Andriy Andriyenko)
            
              Ukrainian soldiers walk along a street in the area of the heaviest battles with the Russian invaders in Bakhmut, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Andriy Andriyenko)
            Russian President Vladimir Putin, centre, speaks during an awarding ceremony at the Kremlin's St. Catherine Hall in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (Valeriy Sharifulin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP) Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, awards Senior Lieutenant Stepan Belov with the Gold Star medal of the Hero of Russia during an awarding ceremony at the Kremlin's St. Catherine Hall in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (Valeriy Sharifulin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP) Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, awards founder of the WarGonzo media project Semyon Pegov with the Order of Courage during an awarding ceremony at the Kremlin's St. Catherine Hall in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (Valeriy Sharifulin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP) 
              In this photo provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, right, awards a serviceman at the site of the heaviest battles with the Russian invaders in Bakhmut, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (Ukrainian Presidential Press Office via AP)
            
              In this photo provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, right, speaks to soldiers at the site of the heaviest battles with the Russian invaders, in Bakhmut, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (Ukrainian Presidential Press Office via AP)
            
              In this photo provided by the Ukrainian Presidential Press Office, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, right, speaks to soldiers at the site of the heaviest battles with the Russian invaders in Bakhmut, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (Ukrainian Presidential Press Office via AP)
            
              An employee cleans broken glass a damaged part of the hospital of Donetsk Clinical Territorial Medical Association is seen after what Russian officials in Donetsk said it was a shelling by Ukrainian forces, in Donetsk, in Russian-controlled Donetsk region, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/str)
            
              A damaged part of the hospital of Donetsk Clinical Territorial Medical Association is seen after what Russian officials in Donetsk said it was a shelling by Ukrainian forces, in Donetsk, in Russian-controlled Donetsk region, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/str)
            
              A damaged part of the hospital of Donetsk Clinical Territorial Medical Association is seen after what Russian officials in Donetsk said it was a shelling by Ukrainian forces, in Donetsk, in Russian-controlled Donetsk region, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/str)
            
              People ride the escalator as they arrive to the reopened Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square) metro station in Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. Two main metro stations in Kyiv reopened today for the first time since war began nearly 10 months ago. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
            
              People walk out of the Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square) metro station in Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022. Two main metro stations in Kyiv reopened today for the first time since war began nearly 10 months ago. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
Zelenskyy preparing to visit DC, after tour of war’s front