President Basescu welcomes American Jewish Committee Director Andrew Baker
President Traian Basescu on Friday welcomed rabbi Andrew Baker, a director with the Department for International Aaffairs of the American Jewish Committee, and Director at the Washington Holocaust Memorial Museum Radu Ioanid, at the Cotroceni Presidential Palace.
„I am glad to see you again to exchange opinions about the future. We are putting up with a crisis now, like everybody, and we are trying to keep on going. The only crisis that is hard to cope with in the financial crisis,” Basescu said at the beginning of his meeting with rabbi Baker.
Baker said in his turn that he has witnessed many changes in time.
Also attending the meeting with Baker and Ioanid were presidential adviser on security affairs Iulian Fota and presidential spokesman Valeriu Turcan.