UN chief Antonio Guterres said he expects to attract to work on settlement of the situation around North Korea of his predecessor at the head of the organization ban Ki-moon. He stressed that the former head of the organization will not occupy any official position.
Former UN Secretary-General ban Ki-moon will be engaged to resolve the situation with North Korea, said the current Chairman of the organization of antónio Guterres. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
«I intend to contact ban Ki-moon. My people have been in contact with some members of his former team. I really hope that his advice and knowledge will help me in this situation,» said Guterres.
According to him, the former head of the world organization will take in this regard, any official position. Guterres stressed that ban Ki – moon «personality, the significance of which is recognized by all».
Ban Ki-moon has been UN Secretary-General from 1 January 2007 to 31 December 2016. Prior to that, he was head of the foreign Ministry of South Korea.