UN's departing Ban leaves door open for S. Korea president run

Ban Ki-moon, a South Korean citizen, leaves his post as UN secretary general at the end of the yearBan Ki-moon left the door open to possibly running for president of South Korea in his final press conference as United Nations secretary general, noting that the country is “in turmoil”. Ban, a South Korean citizen who leaves his current post at the end of the year, was at first evasive when asked Friday about his political future. “I will really consider seriously how best and what I should and I could do for my country,” he told reporters, noting South Korea is “in turmoil”.

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