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The departing head of the agency that battles corruption in the United Nations issued a scathing assessment Tuesday of Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's record on accountability.

In a confidential memo obtained by The Associated Press, outgoing Undersecretary General Inga-Britt Ahlenius accuses Ban of systematically undermining her authority and weakening the UN's oversight functions so much that it is becoming irrelevant.

Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/world/story/2010/07/20/un-moon-criticism.html#ixzz0uJqTKX4z