She said to Ukrainski Novyny, Censor.NET informs.
"Holding the talks [with separatists - ed.] means humiliation of Ukraine, means legalization of bandits, and means never solving the war conflict. Talks with puppets and terrorists never led to positive outcomes," Tymoshenko said.
According to Tymoshenko, the global experience should be used for solving this kind of conflicts.
In addition, Batkivshchyna leader is dead set against calling the events in the Donbas anti-terrorist operation and deems it war.
Earlier, in the beginning of military aggression in the Donbas in April 2014, Yuliia Tymoshenko went to the Donbas and attempted to hold talks with then leadership of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions and captors of the SBU building in Luhansk and Donetsk state administration. The initiative failed.
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