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  4/13/2014, Nissan 13, 5774

UN Secretary-General Cautions Ukraine, Russia

United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Qi-Moon called upon all sides involved in the current crisis in the Ukraine to proceed with restraint and to maintain dialogue between themselves and with the UN in order to minimize tensions in the area.

Ban’s announcement in light of a raised risk of violent confrontations calls upon all parties involved to work towards finding a solution for the crisis and to honor the law. He added that the UN is prepared to support any peace plan with respect to the Ukrainian crisis.