Former UN Sec-Gen Ban Ki-Moon Reelected IOC Chair

Ban Ki-Moon
*Mr. Ban Ki-Moon *Photograph by Ed Thompson
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A former Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Ban Ki-moon, has been re-elected for an additional four-year term as Chair of the International Olympics Committee (IOC) Ethics Commission.

Ban’s re-election took place at the 138th IOC Session on Tuesday in Tokyo.

The South Korean has been in that role since 2017.

(Xinhua/NAN)

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