Hagia Sophia

The Turkish newspaper Hurriyet has reported that the Hagia Sofia “Mosque” in Edirne is being restored, and it will be completed by the Islamic month of...

Turkish pro-government daily “Yeni Safak” again raises the topic of Hagia Sophia, with its front-page (5/11) headline today. According to the Turkish...

Turkey plans on converting the Hagia Sophia museum—for centuries, one of Christendom’s grandest basilicas—into a mosque. Although President Erdoğan often...

The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) today condemned recent comments made by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan threatening...

Recep Tayyip Erdogan appeared immovable in his intention to turn Hagia Sophia into a mosque, just a few hours after the “break” that UNESCO tried...