Ban Ki-moon greets reporters
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First day on the job

Ban Ki-moon greets reporters
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon greets reporters upon his arrival for his first day in office. (Don Emmert / AFP/Getty Images)
Greeting staffers
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, left, shakes hands with staff members in the lobby as he arrives at UN headquarters. (Paulo Filgueiras / AP)
Ban Ki-Moon
New United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon carries his tray after getting his lunch in the cafeteria at UN headquarters. (Frank Franklin / AP)
Ban Ki-moon, Vitaly Churkin
The new United Nations Secretary-General meets with Russian ambassador Vitaly Churkin. (Frank Franklin II / AP)
First meeting
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, upper right, meets with his under-secretaries general. (Eskinder Debebe / AP)