Ban Ki-moon bids farewell to United Nations

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon waves as he departs from UN Headquarters on December 30, 2016, in New YorkUN Secretary Ban Ki-moon paid an emotional farewell to the United Nations on Friday, wistfully describing his two-term stint at the helm of the global body as something of a fairy tale. Tomorrow at midnight, everything changes!” he joked to staff and colleagues as he wrapped up a decade leading the United Nations. Beginning Sunday, former Portuguese prime minister Antonio Guterres, 67, takes over from Ban.

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