The Public Defender’s Office (PDO) has been founded in order to provide free legal assistance to socially vulnerable layers of the population in cases provided by law.
This is not an emotional speech, a major scientific and legal work should be done. Every step should be tested, considering the counter steps of the Turks.
Turkey insists that the UN Convention on Genocide does not have retroactive effect and is not applicable. However, at the beginning of the 20th century, when the Armenians were being exterminated in their homeland by the Ottoman Empire, the nation’s extermination was unacceptable and was considered to be a crime against humanity according to the existing international law.