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Turks hold first Eid prayers at Hagia Sophia mosque
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Muslim prayers in Hagia Sophia for first time in 86 years
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Erdogan joins thousands for first prayers at Hagia Sophia
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Meet the Hagia Sophia's cat, who still has a job
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Erdogan joins thousands in first prayers at Hagia Sophia
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Pope 'pained' by Turkey's Hagia Sophia decision
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Hagia Sophia Museum: Court to rule if Istanbul landmark should be a mosque again
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Turkey's Hagia Sophia and the battle to reconvert it to a mosque
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Erdogan joins thousands as Istanbul's Hagia Sophia opens as mosque againISTANBUL — Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan joined thousands of worshippers at Hagia Sophia on Friday for the first prayers there since he declared the monument, revered by Christians and Muslims..
Hagia Sophia: Former Istanbul museum to open for Muslim worshippersThe former museum will open to worshippers for the first time after being turned back into a mosque.
ONLY ON AP: Elpidophoros, US leaders discuss Hagia SophiaHis Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America held a meeting with U.S. political leaders in Washington on Thursday to discuss concerns over the seizure and re-conversion of the Hagia Sophia in..
Turkey's Erdogan visits Hagia Sophia after reconversion from museum to mosqueTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan paid a surprise visit to Hagia Sophia on Sunday just days before the first Muslim prayers are to be held at the Istanbul landmark since it was reconverted to a..
Pope 'deeply pained' over Turkey's move on Hagia SophiaVATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis said on Sunday that he is “deeply pained” over the decision by Turkey to change the status of Hagia Sophia — which was originally built in Istanbul as a..
Hagia Sophia: Pope 'pained' as Istanbul museum reverts to mosqueThe Pope is the latest faith leader to voice concern at the Istanbul museum reverting to a mosque.
Erdogan rebuffs criticism over Hagia Sophia conversion to mosqueISTANBUL: President on Saturday rejected worldwide condemnation over 's decision to convert the Byzantine-era monument back into a , saying it represented his country's will to use its "sovereign..
Hagia Sophia: World Council of Churches appeals to Turkey on mosque decisionThe Geneva-based World Council of Churches says it represents more than 500 million Christians. The letter is from Ioan Sauca, interim general secretary, who says the Council feels "grief and dismay"...
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Turkey's president formally makes Hagia Sophia a mosqueTurkish 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..
Changes to Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia could trigger heritage review – UNESCOUNESCO must be notified of any change in the status of Istanbul’s sixth-century Hagia Sophia museum and the changes may have to be reviewed by its World Heritage committee, the United Nation’s..
Turkish court hears case on turning Hagia Sophia into a mosqueBy Mert Ozkan ANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish court on Thursday heard a case aimed at converting Istanbul's sixth century Hagia Sophia back into a mosque and will announce its verdict within 15 days, a..
Hagia Sophia: Turkey to rule on turning site into mosqueTurkey's Council of State rules on Thursday whether the iconic site can be turned back into a mosque.