Çanakkale Synagogue Welcomed U.S. Consul General DarnellU.S. Consul General in Istanbul Daria L. Darnell visited Çanakkale Mekor Synagogue.
Daria L. Darnell, the U.S. Consul General in Istanbul, visited Çanakkale Mekor Synagogue, together with her assistant and translator, on December 9th.
On behalf of the Çanakkale Jewish community, Sami Kumru and Selim Varon welcomed the visitors and gave information about the synagogue and the Jewish life in Çanakkale. During the visit where cordial conversations were shared, Consul General Darnell and her team expressed how happy they were to be there. The visitors also inscribed their thoughts and feelings in the synagogue's visitor book.