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President of Ukraine
Президент України
Flag of the President of Ukraine.svg
Presidential Standard
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Incumbent
Volodymyr Zelensky

since May 20, 2019
Residence Mariyinsky Palace (ceremonial)
13 other available for use
Appointer Direct vote
Term length Five years, renewable once
Inaugural holder Leonid Kravchuk,
December 5, 1991
Formation Law "On the President of the Ukrainian SSR," July 5, 1991
Succession Speaker of the Parliament
Website president.gov.ua

The President of Ukraine (Ukrainian: Президент України, Prezydent Ukrayiny) is the Ukrainian head of state. The President represents the nation in international relations, administers the foreign political activity of the state, conducts negotiations and concludes international treaties.

The current president is Volodymyr Zelensky.

Living presidents


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