At Davos, Zelenskyy urges allies to speed up push vs. Russia

  • Nato General Secretary Jens Stoltenberg, Ukrainian First Lady Olena Zelenska, Klaus Schwab, President of WEF and his wife Hilde Schwab, from right, listen to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy who delivers a speech by video conference, during the 53rd annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday. The meeting brings together entrepreneurs, scientists, corporate and political leaders in Davos under the topic “Cooperation in a Fragmented World” from 16 to 20 January. (Gian Ehrenzeller/Keystone via AP)

  • Protesters hold a banner reading "WEF against all, all against the WEF" during a demonstration against the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Zurich, Switzerland, Tuesday. (Michael Buholzer/Keystone via AP)

  • President Volodymyr Zelenskyy of Ukraine talks from a video screen to participants at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

DAVOS, Switzerland — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy told political leaders at the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos that supplies of Western weapons must come quicker than Russia’s attacks, urging the world to move faster because “tragedies are outpacing life; the tyranny is outpacing democracy.”