American Sephardi Federation wishes to thank our friends in the diplomatic community who attended Opening Night of The 2017 New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival to honor Mr. André Azoulay, Councillor to His Majesty the King, Mohammed VI, King of Morocco on 30 March.
Our guests included:
Moroccan Ambassador to the United Nations Omar Hilale
Mr. Larbi R’Miki, who came directly from Washington, D.C. to represent Her Highness Princess Lalla Joumala Alaoui, Morocco’s new Ambassador to the United States, who arrived on 30 March
The Consul General of Portugal Manuela Bairos, Portuguese Consulate
The Consul General of Spain
Rafael Conde de Saro, Spanish Consulate
The Consul General of Morocco Mohammed Ben Abedljalil
The Consul General of Paraguay Juan Buffa, Consulado General del Paraguay en Nueva York
The Consul General of Israel דני דיין – Dani Dayan, Israel in New York(whose representatives arrived, but who regrettably ran late).
Cape Verdian Ambassador Carlos Veiga
Deputy Consul for France Eric Bayer, Consulate General of France in New York
Former First Secretary of the Foreign Ministry of the Palestinian Authority and one of the Four Permanent UN Representatives, Abdullah Abu Shaweesh
And diplomatic delegations from:
Consulate General of Greece in New York on behalf of our friend, Consul General Dr. Konstantinos Koutras.
Consulado De Nicaragua
Consulate of Mexico at New York (Consulmex Nueva York) on behalf of our friend, Consul General Diego Gómez Pickering.