Zelensky, Sejourne discuss Ukraine's defense needs

Zelensky, Sejourne discuss Ukraine's defense needs

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and French Foreign Minister Stephane Sejourne have discussed Ukraine's defense needs.

Zelensky announced this on Facebook, Ukrinform reports.

"We discussed Ukraine's defense needs, including joint production of drones, artillery, and further strengthening of air defense. I updated Minister Sejourne on the Peace Formula's progress. I thank France for its active role in this global effort!" Zelensky said.

He also appreciated France's unwavering defense support for Ukrainian soldiers and assistance to the Ukrainian people.

Read also: France to strengthen Ukraine's ability to produce weapons on its soil - FM

Sejourne paid a visit to the Ukrainian capital on January 13. He said that France would bring all its political and diplomatic weight to a European Council summit so that Ukraine could receive a EUR 50 billion aid package.

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