President Benigno Aquino 3rd will meet with United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon who will visit the Philippines later this week, Malacañang said on Tuesday.
Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio “Sonny” Coloma Jr. said the meeting will take place before the UN official flies to Tacloban City.
“Ang alam ko, magkakaroon sila ng meeting, after which the UN Secretary General will proceed to Tacloban [From what I know, they will have a meeting, after which the UN Secretary General will proceed to Tacloban],” Coloma said.
Tacloban City is one of the areas hit hardest by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan)
Coloma said the UN Secretary General is expected to assess the damage caused by the calamity.