The president Victor Yushchenko supports assignment of military ranks by the exclusively military. He told about it, acting at military institute of National university of Taras Shevchenko.
"I went to a bog, I mean a water management - the general, went to the wood - the general, went to customs, tax - too the general... military ranks for military and the point, all the rest is that discredits mission of the soldier", - Yushchenko told.
He reported that held the corresponding consultations with military and intends to initiate settlement of this question.
"I will bring an initiative of settlement of this question. Shoulder straps, military ranks are that, as for exclusively national army", - he noted.
He emphasized that it is its principled stand.