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Quran readings at Istanbul's Hagia Sophia stoke fears in Greece, Turkey

Why the fascination with Turkey's Hagia Sophia?

A masterpiece of architecture, the Hagia Sophia was first built as a church in the sixth century in the Christian IOL, 1 day ago

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ISTANBUL: HDP's Garo Paylan Asks Parliament about Hagia Sophia Churc

HDP's Garo Paylan Asks Parliament why Hagia Sophia Church in Trabzon Being Destroyed Peoples Democratic Party (HDP) MP Garo Paylan has asked the Parliament about the Hagia Sophia Church in Trabzon which is being destroyed and turned into a ...
 Groong1 week ago For the last 10 years, I have been writing about this subject: Hagia Sophia Not Hagia Sophia again!  Turkish Daily2 weeks ago Not Hagia Sophia again!  Turkish Daily2 weeks ago ACTION ALERT: Turkey allows Quran recitations in Hagia Sophia for Ramadan  Before It's News2 weeks ago

Greece Condemns State-Sanctioned Quran Readings at Hagia Sophia

Dan Kitwood/Getty by 24 Jun 2016 0 24 Jun, 2016 24 Jun, 2016 SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER The Turkish government has sanctioned Quran recitations by a different senior Islamic cleric each day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan so far ...
 Breitbart.com4 days ago Turkey rejects Greek criticism of Hagia Sophia prayers  Equilibrio Informativo1 week ago Is it 'just a few prayers'?  Neos Kosmos2 weeks ago Turkey says Greek response to Quran reading in Hagia Sophia unacceptable  Turkish Daily2 weeks ago

Greece furious over Muslim prayers held at Hagia Sophia, a former Greek Orthodox Christian cathedral

Tension is simmering between Greece and Turkey after Istanbul allowed for daily Koran readings to take place during the fasting month of Ramadan in the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. The United Nations world heritage site had been the world's ...
 International Business Times UK2 weeks ago Greece angry over Muslim prayers in Turkey Orthodox Cathedral weeks ago

Seven trips that will get you closer to new cultures

1. Unveil ancient myths in Turkey and Greece Provided by Wanderlust Hagia Sophia in Istanbul Delve deep into the history of two great civilisations when you travel from Istanbul to Athens with Tucan Travel. This 12-day adventure starts in ...
 MSN Canada3 weeks ago Muslims in Turkey demand right to pray at Hagia Sophia  The Guardian Nigeria1 month ago Give Hagia Sophia access: Muslims  Oman Tribune1 month ago Turks rally to pray at former mosque 8hr  PressTV.com1 month ago

Terrorism Fears And Travel Bans Shake Tourism In Turkey

People walk in front of Istanbul's Hagia Sophia on April 12. Turkey has seen tourist numbers plummet following a series of deadly terrorist attacks and a travel ban by Russia. Chris McGrath/ hide caption toggle caption Chris McGrath/ Two ...
 NPR2 months ago Tourists Afraid to Visit Turkey, Egypt and Tunisia  WKRB News3 weeks ago

Protests Over Ramadan Prayers Held At Turkey's Historic Hagia Sophia

An angry war of words has erupted between Greece and Turkey after Turkish authorities permitted a daily Koran reading to be broadcast from Turkey's famous Hagia Sophia, a former Byzantine cathedral. Turkish national broadcaster TRT Diyanet will ...
 AINA3 weeks ago Outcry over Ramadan prayers at historic cathedral  Equilibrio Informativo2 weeks ago AFP - Turkey-Greece-history-religion-politics-Ramadan-Islam FOCUS  Namibia Press Agency6 days ago

US State Department urges Ankara to show respect to Hagia Sophia

The US State Department has urged Turkey to respect the monument of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul as a site of extraordinary significance. Weighing in on the diplomatic spat between Greece and Turkey in the wake of Ankara's decision to broadcast ...
 EKathimerini.com2 weeks ago State Department urges Turkey to respect Hagia Sophia's tradition, complex history  EKathimerini.com2 weeks ago

Hagia Sophia among world's best landmarks

TripAdvisor, the travel planning and booking site, announced the winners of its Travelers' Choice awards for Landmarks. The historic Hagia Sophia museum in Istanbul, which was formerly a Greek Orthodox basilica that was later converted into an ...
 Daily Sabah1 month ago TripAdvisor 10 best-rated tourist landmarks in Europe revealed  NewsGrio3 weeks ago Russian Cathedral Named One of Top 10 Landmarks in the World by TripAdvisor  Sputnik1 month ago Edinburgh Castle named fourth best rated landmark in the UK in 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards  MyNewsDesk1 month ago

Why Turkey's Historic Churches Are Being Turned Into Mosques

Frescos like these in the Hagia Sophia have been covered up since the church was converted into a mosque.Christians in Turkey have -- throughout the centuries -- been turned into a tiny, dwindling minority. The remaining few Christian churches in ...
 AINA1 month ago Muslim Bomber Blows Up WORLDS OLDEST CHURCH Where Three Wise Men Roamed  Before It's News3 weeks ago Turks Mark Anniversary Of Muslim Conquest By Demanding Historic Church Be Turned Into Mosque  Breitbart.com4 weeks ago Turkey and ISIS quite similar in terms of their treatment of Christi  Groong1 month ago
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