United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during an interview at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during an interview at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during an interview at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP

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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during an interview at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during an interview at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during an interview at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP
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