UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon believes that a military solution to the crisis in Ukraine does not exist.
“It is important that they (world leaders – Ed.) Realized that a military solution to the situation there. Need for a political solution to the political dialogue, it is more rational way,” – said Ban, adding that he is very concerned about developments in Ukraine .
“It has regional and even global implications. Therefore, I appeal to the Ukrainian and Russian authorities with a proposal to sit together and resolve the issue peacefully through dialogue,” – said General Secretary during his visit to New Zealand.
Thus, Ban Ki-moon has recognized that the conflict in eastern Ukraine – a conflict between Kyiv and Moscow, which has a direct bearing on Russian President Vladimir Putin.