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Jihadist terrorist flag displayed in Hagia Sophia (VIDEO)

A flag of an Islamic extremist terrorist organisation inside Hagia Sophia, has been filmed and published on social media. “Afghan Taliban flag was raised in HagiaSophia, Turkey by pro-Taliban activists,” said Noor…

UNESCO sent letter to Turkey regarding turning Hagia Sophia into a mosque

Iran praises Turkey’s conversion of Hagia Sophia again

After initially praising Turkey’s conversion of Hagia Sophia, Iran has once again congratulated the country for the conversion of what was first a Christian Cathedral into an Islamic mosque. Ali Akbar Velayati,…

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Greek PM and Spanish FM discuss Turkey’s delinquent behaviour

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with the Spanish Foreign Minister Arancha Gonzalez Laya at Maximos Palace on Tuesday. The meeting focused on the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean. After presenting the Greek…

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Grief and dismay as Hagia Sophia reopens as a mosque

Despite international condemnation, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan led the first Muslim prayer in Hagia Sophia in 86 years on Friday. Thousands of people attended the first prayer in and around Hagia Sophia. The…

Turkish President visits Hagia Sophia before first Friday prayers

Turkish President visits Hagia Sophia before first Friday prayers

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan visited Hagia Sophia, a World Heritage monument which he turned into a mosque, to inspect how the ‘conversion’ was going before the first Friday prayer. Inside, turquoise-coloured carpet…