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Senate welcomes Consul General of Turkey to General Assembly (AUDIO)

030116CM0916The Illinois Senate welcomed Umut Acar, 18th Consul General of the Republic of Turkey to the General Assembly on Tuesday.

Mr. Acar was introduced to the Senate by Senate Majority Leader James F. Clayborne. Mr. Acar has served as Consul General of Turkey since October 2015. Prior to this post, he served on Turkey's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a post he held since 2007.

Listen to Mr. Acar’s comments to the Illinois Senate:

 

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