Turkish president receives US senator in New York

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, James Risch hold closed-door meeting at Turkevi Center

Diyar Guldogan  | 21.09.2022 - Update : 22.09.2022
Turkish president receives US senator in New York Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) receives US Senator James Risch (L) at Turkevi Center within 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, United States on September 21, 2022. ( Photo Credit: Tur Presidency/Murat Cetinmuhurdar )


Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday received US Senator James Risch in New York.

The closed-door meeting took place at the Turkevi Center, or Turkish House, near the United Nations headquarters. No further information was released about the meeting.

Later in the day, Erdogan will attend an evening reception hosted by US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden. He will address leading US business people at another dinner event.

The president is also expected to hold talks with other state and government leaders in New York, where the 77th UN General Assembly is underway.

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