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World Council of Churches "dismayed" by Hagia Sophia decision

Added: 12.07.2020 0:17 | 3 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan formally converted the former museum back into a mosque Friday and declared it open for Muslim worship.


Turkey's Erdogan formally designates Hagia Sophia as a mosque

Added: 12.07.2020 0:13 | 3 views | 0 comments

Turkey's President Erdogan issued a decree on Friday formally changing the status of the Hagia Sophia from a museum to a mosque. The decision was met with controversy as the historical landmark has roots in both Christianity and Islam. Holly Williams reports.


Istanbul's Hagia Sophia to become a mosque again

Added: 10.07.2020 20:41 | 36 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has formally reconverted Istanbul's sixth-century Hagia Sophia into a mosque.

Turkey's president formally makes Hagia Sophia a mosque

Added: 10.07.2020 16:35 | 32 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday formally re-converted Istanbul’s sixth-century iconic Hagia Sophia into a mosque, hours after a high court annulled a 1934 decision that had turned it into a museum. Erdogan signed a decree handing over Hagia Sophia to Turkey’s Religious Affairs Presidency and declaring it open to Muslim worship. THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS UPDATE. AP’s earlier story follows below. Turkey’s highest administrative court on Friday issued a ruling that paves the way for the government to convert Istanbul’s iconic Hagia Sophia — a former cathedral-turned-mosque that now serves as a museum — back into a Muslim house of worship. The Council of State threw its weight...

Hagia Sophia: Turkey turns iconic Istanbul museum into mosque

Added: 10.07.2020 16:12 | 14 views | 0 comments

President Erdogan reopens Istanbul's Hagia Sophia to Muslim worship, after a court ruling.

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Turkish court rules Hagia Sophia can be converted into a mosque, a victory for Erdogan

Added: 10.07.2020 15:19 | 22 views | 0 comments

“There is no need to be secular anymore," one supporter of the move told NBC News.

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NY Congressman Backs Enes Kanter, 'Erdogan Is a Dangerous Person'

Added: 06.07.2020 17:26 | 27 views | 0 comments

Turkey president Recep Erdogan is a dangerous person and NY Knicks player Enes Kanter sounds justified in fearing for his life ... so says U.S. Congressman Peter King. Remember, Kanter just backed out of an upcoming team trip to the U.K....



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