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Korea: Ban and u.n

korea: Ban was South Korea's foreign minister before serving 10 years as U.N. chief, according to The Chronicle Herald. He's scheduled to speak Tuesday on human welfare and global citizenship. Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is making an appearance at Boston College. Ban told the U.N. Security Council last week that the current reconciliatory atmosphere between North and South Korea that began during the 2018 Winter Olympics must be kept alive. At Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, on Monday, Ban expressed optimism about recent dialogue between North and South Korea and added that another war in the region is unacceptable and unthinkable. He called on the U.S. to play a role by engaging with North Korea. ( As reported in the news.