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Margaret Chan's re-election as WHO chief

2012-05-24 06:34:06 GMT2012-05-24 14:34:06(Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Margaret Chan speaks at a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, May 23, 2012. (Xinhua/Yang Jingde)

Margaret Chan (L) is congratulated by representatives of member countries of the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland, May 23, 2012.

Margaret Chan (L) shakes hands with Therese N' Dri-Yoman, Minister of Health and the Fight against AIDS of Cote d'Ivoire after signing a document in Geneva, Switzerland, May 23, 2012.

Margaret Chan speaks after appointed as the Director-General of the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland, May 23, 2012.

The World Health Assembly on Wednesday afternoon appointed Margaret Chan as the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) for a second term from July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2017.

 

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