From: Lee, Carol
Sent: Thursday, January 21, 2016 9:43 PM
To: Goodman, Meghan K. EOP/OVP
Subject: VPOTUS pool report #7
January 21, 2016
AF2 was wheels down in Istanbul around 9:15pm.
VPOTUS stepped off the plane with Dr. Biden, their granddaughter Naomi and their son-in-law, Howard Krein. They were greeted by an enthusiastic group of people. Dr. Biden was handed a large bouquet of white roses.
Motorcade was rolling at 9:37pm.
Airport greeters, per the VP's office:
Peter Selfridge (U.S. Chief of Protocol)
John Bass (U.S. Ambassador to Turkey)
Holly Holzer (wife of John Bass)
Charles Hunter (Consulate General)
Timur Soylemez (Deputy Director General from MFA)
Huseyin Ergani (Deputy to Timur Soylemez)
Noyan Ozkaya (MFA Instanbul)
Yakup Vatan (Governors office deputy)
Erman Tuncer (Mayors Office deputy)
The Wall Street Journal