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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…

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Pontian Association objects to Erdogan’s upcoming Australian visit

The Federation of Pontian Associations of Australia has written a letter objecting to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s upcoming visit to Australia to attend the ANZAC Day commemoration events, stating, “Erdogan’s visit is…

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Austria backs Greece in its migration dispute with Turkey

Austria’s conservative Chancellor-elect Sebastian Kurz threw his support behind Greece over the migration crisis which he accuses Turkey of weaponising for political leverage. Kurz made the comments in an interview with the…

PM Mitsotakis has his first ‘meeting’ with President Erdogan 15

PM Mitsotakis has his first ‘meeting’ with President Erdogan

Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis had his first meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Change Summit in New York on Wednesday. The pressing issue…

Moria Camp in Lesvos reaches staggering 12,000 migrants 17

Moria Camp in Lesvos reaches staggering 12,000 migrants

Migrants at the Moria Reception and Identification Center in Lesvos island have reached a staggering 12,000 at facilities that are designed to house only up to 3,000, the center’s officials reported on…