Baykar Defense CEO Haluk Bayraktar said, "I'm glad I met a brave man like you," to the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy.
Bayraktar shared the following message on his Twitter account in Turkish and Ukrainian:
"I'm glad I met a brave man like you... May victory be with the brave people who defend their country against unjust invasion. Volodymyr Zelenskyy"
Zelenskyy had awarded Haluk Bayraktar a state medal at the Presidential Palace in Kiev in August 2020.