Marathon press conference of Ukraine president lasted 14 hours

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky held a 14-hour-long press conference on Thursday breaking the records for the world’s longest press conference.

The “marathon” press conference of the president started at 10 am local time and ended shortly after midnight.

The conference was held around a board table at Kiyv food market. Around 300 journalists attended the event, where the newly-elected Ukrainian president answered about 500 questions.

The president answered questions regarding subjects such as the war in eastern Ukraine, relations with Russia and his phone call with US President Donald Trump that has led to a Washington impeachment probe, as relates the euronews agency.