Argentina´s chancellor, Hector Timerman, will meet with the World Jewish Congress´president, Ronald Lauder, on Thursday, during some meetings organized by the Argentinean minister that is in New York participating in the United Nations General Assembly.
Argentina/World Jewish Congress. Timerman will meet with one of the most important world Jewish leaders
Evelyn Sommer, Chair, World Jewish Congress, North America, said to the Jewish News Agency (AJN) that the meeting between the Argentinean official and Lauder will be on Thursday at 8.30, NY time.
Sommer added that they will analyze president Cristina Fernandez´s speech in the GA opening at the UN, as well as the opening up to the conversations with Iran in order to advance in the investigation of the AMIA bombing.
Fernandez announced in the UN that today there was going to be a meeting between Timerman and his Iranian counterpart, Akbar Salehi, on Wednesday, after Iran´s request.
“I hope there will be progress”, Argentina´s president said to the 120 representatives of the countries that are participating in the GA opening.