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French Senate President Gérard Larcher during a meeting with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Paris on June 17 stressed support for Ukraine's territorial integrity and sovereignty.

Moreover, the officials discussed the return of Ukrainian sailors captured by Russia near the Kerch Strait and political prisoners held hostage by the Kremlin, the Ukrainian presidential administration said on June 18.

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Zelensky and Larcher also discussed progress in the implementation of the Minsk agreements and a possible Normandy format meeting to be held shortly.

In addition, the two spoke about investment, humanitarian recovery of Donbas, eastern Ukraine, and the possibility of creating a "dialogue commission" with the participation of parliamentarians of both countries to develop the relevant international projects.