Ban Ki-moon: Window for Israeli-Palestinian peace 'closing fast'

September 24, 2013 17:47

The only solution to the conflict in Syria is a political one, said UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday in opening comments at the UN Gerneral Assembly.

In regard to the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, Ban said "we must recognize that the window is closing fast".

He added that the need to agree to a two-state solution would secure the "long-term interests of the peoples and the region".

Related Content
Breaking news
August 19, 2017
US Senator McCain completes first round of radiation and chemotherapy