Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with members of the American Jewish community in New York on Monday.
The meeting with Jewish leaders took place at Manhattan’s Turkevi Center. It was off-limits to the media.
Malcolm Hoenlein, executive vice chair of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, Gideon Taylor, president of the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York, Rabbi Marc Schneier, president of the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding, Jack Rosen, president of the American Jewish Congress, Abraham Foxman, head of the Anti-Defamation League, and William Daroff, Chief Executive Officer of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations were among the leaders.
Erdogan is in New York for the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly. On Tuesday, he will address the assembly.