Outgoing UN General Assembly President hails selection process for the position of the next UN Secretary-General
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The President of the UN General Assembly, Mogens Lykketoft, has hailed the level of transparency and involvement of UN member states in the selection of the next UN Secretary-General, which he said, was a unique priority for the 70th Session of the

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The President of the UN General Assembly, Mogens Lykketoft, has hailed the level of transparency and involvement of UN member states in the selection of the next UN Secretary-General, which he said, was a unique priority for the 70th Session of the world body. In an interview with the UN News Centre, before the end of his tenure as President of the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly, Mr. Lykketoft said, "the degree of transparency for the general membership to take part has come to stay; it will not be turned backwards again."

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