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Africa Appointments

20 Nov 2013

UN Photo/Basile ZomaUN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Aïchatou Mindaoudou Souleymane of Niger as his special representative and head of the UN Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI).Prior to...

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