Tag: Ottoman Turks

Hagia Sophia

Turkish Islamic leader calls for Muslim prayers in Hagia Sophia

The Religious and Foundation Employees’ Union (Diyanet Bir-Sen) called for the first Friday prayer after the coronavirus pandemic to be performed in Hagia Sophia. Friday is considered the Holy Day in Islam.…

Hagia Sophia

Turkey Uses Hagia Sophia as Mosque for Islamic Prayer Again

By Uzay Bulut As much of the world is struggling against the coronavirus pandemic, the Islamists in Turkey appear to hold on to their everlasting agenda: Forced Islamization and violation of non-Muslims.…

The National Symbols of Greece

The National Symbols of Greece: Flag, Emblem and Anthem

On the occasion of the National Day of Greece, where the country celebrates the anniversary of its War of Independence against the Ottoman Turks, Greek City Times presents some interesting facts about…


President calls on Turkey to recognise Armenian genocide

The President of the Hellenic Republic, Mr Prokopis Pavlopoulos on Tuesday called on Turkey to recognise the Armenian genocide committed by Ottoman Turks. Pavlopoulos made the comments during his joint press conference…