Qr-8, 21 February 2019, Statement Of The Spokesperson Of The Ministry Of Foreign Affairs, Hami Aksoy, In Response To A Question Regarding The Commemoration Ceremony Held On The Anniversary Of The “struma” Incident

República Da Turquia Ministério Dos Negócios Estrangeiros 21.02.2019

The Struma vessel, carrying Jewish refugees fleeing the persecution of Nazis and their allies during the Second World War, was torpedoed in the international waters of the Black Sea on 24 February 1942, resulting in deaths of 768 people.

A ceremony was hosted by the Governorship of Istanbul with the support of the Turkish Jewish Community on 21 February 2019 to commemorate this tragic incident for the fifth time since 2015.

We commemorate in sorrow all those who lost their lives in the Struma vessel in the hope of fleeing the Holocaust 77 years ago.

Segunda-Feira - Sexta-Feira

09:00 - 13:00 / 14:30 - 18:00

01/01/2020 Ano Novo
24/02/2020 25/02/2020 Feriado Religioso “Carnaval”
10/04/2020 Paixao de Cristo
21/04/2020 Tiradentes
01/05/2020 Dia do Trabalho
24/05/2020 Ramadã
11/06/2020 Feriado Religioso “Corpus Christi”
31/07/2020
07/09/2020 Dia da Independência
12/10/2020 Feriado Religioso “Dia de Nossa Senhora da Aparecida”
29/10/2020
02/11/2020 Feriado Religioso “Finados”
15/11/2020 Proclamação da República
25/12/2020 Feriado Religioso “Natal”