NATO favors a political solution to the Ukrainian situation with the negotiation process.
The NATO Secretary General refrained from specifics in the answer to the question of why Putin’s Russia can increase its military forces around Ukraine
No other solution to the armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine, but negotiation and political, are seen. In an interview, said the Secretary General of the North Atlantic Alliance Jens Stoltenberg, reports the Internet-the edition with reference to .
Answering the question the interviewer that “around Ukraine increases Russian military forces. Do you predict any action there?” the NATO Secretary General said that “I’m always careful to speculate on this topic”.
“We are very closely monitoring the situation in and around Ukraine. We provide strong support to Ukraine, the political support of its territorial integrity, and practical support. Helped them in carrying out reforms, we worked with them on the program of command and control, cyber security, etc. And the NATO allies also provide Ukraine with bilateral support,” said Stolzenberg.
According to him, the United States decided to provide “more military equipment” to Ukraine.
“And, most importantly, we support efforts to find a political solution (in Donbas – ed.) on the basis of the negotiations, therefore, supported efforts to implement the Minsk agreements”, – said the Secretary General of NATO, stressing that the Alliance can see only a political solution to this conflict in the negotiations.Stoltenberg added that NATO will never recognize the illegal annexation of Crimea.