No: 113, 24 April 2019, Press Release Regarding The Statement By The U.s. President Donald Trump On The Events Of 1915

República Da Turquia Ministério Dos Negócios Estrangeiros 24.04.2019

We reject U.S. President Donald Trump’s statement dated 24 April 2019 with regard to the events of 1915.

This statement, based on the subjective narrative fictionalized by Armenians, is of no worth. Distortion of history for domestic political considerations can never be accepted.

We remind pains of more than 500 thousand Muslims slaughtered by Armenian rebels in the same period and invite President Trump to be fair.

Turkey is still behind its proposal to establish a Joint Historical Commission to shed light on all aspects of the events that took place 104 years ago.

Radical Armenians, who want to ensure their responsibilities in the events of 1915 are overlooked, do not show the courage to respond positively to this proposal.

On this occasion, we commemorate with respect Muslims, Christians, Jews, and all other Ottoman communities who lost their lives during the collapse of the Ottoman Empire.

Segunda-Feira - Sexta-Feira

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

01/01/2019 Ano Novo
05/03/2019 06/03/2019 Feriado Religioso “Carnaval”
19/04/2019 Sexta-feira Santa
01/05/2019 Dia do Trabalho
05/06/2019 Ramadã
20/06/2019 Feriado Religioso “Corpus Christi”
07/09/2019 Dia da Independência
12/10/2019 Feriado Religioso “Dia de Nossa Senhora da Aparecida”
29/10/2019 29/10/2019
02/11/2019 Feriado Religioso “Finados”
15/11/2019 Proclamação da República
25/12/2019 Feriado Religioso “Natal”