10 Dec 2016,03:12 IST
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Kofi Annan's tenure as Secretary-General of the UN ends on December 31, 2006 and the names of some of the candidates to the coveted post have already been out. The candidates include Ban Ki-moon of South Korea, Jayantha Dhanapala of Sri Lanka and Surakiart Sathirathai of Thailand. On the basis of the rotational practice of selection, it is the turn for Asia to have a Secretary-General and so the selection process has become all the more interesting. Let's see how the Secretary-General is selected.
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