|Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hong Lei's Remarks on UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's Announcement for Re-election|
Q: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has made the announcement that he will campaign for re-election. What is China's comment?
A: UN Secretary-General, as the highest-ranking executive official of the UN, plays an important and unique role on all fronts of the UN's work. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, a Secretary-General from Asia, has made great contribution to promoting a greater role of the UN in international affairs during his four-year term of office. China applauds his efforts, supports his re-election and hopes that he will win extensive support from around the world.