The Herald

Last countdown for UN’s chief


NEW YORK: United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will perform one last ceremonial duty before ending his 10-year leadership of the world body. Organisers of the Times Square New Year’s Eve celebratio­n have announced he will push the Waterford crystal button to begin the official 60-second countdown to 2017. Antonio Guterres, of Portugal, will take over on January 1.

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