AJC Engages World Leaders at the UN General Assembly

Event

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:00 to Tuesday, September 24, 2019 20:00

AJC Engages World Leaders at the UN General Assembly

As the world gathered last week in New York for the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly, AJC held meetings with over 80 presidents, prime ministers, foreign ministers, and other key officials to advocate for robust transatlantic ties, strengthen Israel's rightful place in the family of nations, and shine a light on the need to combat the growing threat of antisemitism and other forms of hatred.

On the sidelines of the General Assembly, AJC honored Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Bahrain’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, with the "Architect of Peace" award in recognition of the Gulf nation's efforts to promote interfaith relations and regional security. Read on

 

Please find below a selection of highlights of meetings with leaders from Europe and the Middle East:

Meeting with Vasilica Viorica Dăncilă, Prime Minister of Romania

23 September 2019

 

Meeting with Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus

23 September 2019

 

Meeting with Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, President of Portugal and Augusto Santos Silva, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Portugal

23 September 2019

 

Meeting with Edi Rama, Prime Minister of the Republic of Albania

25 September 2019

 

Meeting with Egils Levits, President of the Republic of Latvia

26 September 2019

 

Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain, receives AJC's "Architect of Peace" Award

23 September 2019

 

Meeting with Joseph Borrell, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Spain

23 September 2019

 

Meeting with Miro Cerar, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia

24 September 2019

 

Meeting with Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republic

25 September 2019

 

Meeting with Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs of Oman

25 September 2019

 

Meeting with Alexander Schallenberg, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Austria

25 September 2019

 

Meeting with Urmas Reinsalu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia

25 September 2019

 

Meeting with Jacek Czaputowicz, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland

25 September 2019

 

Meeting with Linas Linkevičius, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Lithuania

26 September 2019

 

Meeting with Ekatarina Zaharieva, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria

26 September 2019

 

Meeting with Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic

27 September 2019

 

Meeting with Nikos Dendias, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece

27 September 2019

 

Meeting with Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt

27 September 2019

 

Meeting with State Secretary Jens Frølich Holte, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway

23 September 2019

 

Meeting with Susanna Terstal, EU Special Representative for the Middle East Peace Process

23 September 2019 

 

Date and time

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:00 to Tuesday, September 24, 2019 20:00

Location

United Nations Headquarters
New York City, NY
United States