TURKEY-UN -Turkey welcomes Ban's re-election as UN head.
The U.N. General Assembly voted unanimously to give Ban Ki-moon a second term as UN chief on Tuesday.
Turkey had announced support to Ban's re-election bid on June 10, Turkish Foreign Ministry recalled in a statement, adding that Turkey had appreciated his good will, self-devotion and professionalism during his first term in office.
Turkey congratulated Ban on his re-election. The statement said Turkey was sure that Ban would continue to perform his job successfully.
In addition, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu sent a letter to congratulate Ban and expressed pleasure over close cooperation between Turkey and United Nations, the statement said.
The ministry also reaffirmed full support to Ban.
(THROUGH ASIA PULSE)