Erdogan urges transformation: Hagia Sophia is to become a mosque again

Opening Hagia Sophia to all religions was a “big mistake” in Erdogan’s eyes. He wants to use the once Christian landmark again as a mosque. A court rules – critics expect a “political judgment” and see a “resurgence of nationalism and religious fanaticism”. The Turkish Supreme Administrative Court is examining whether Hagia Sophia in Istanbul […]

Former church building in court: does Erdogan make Hagia Sophia a mosque again?

Opening Hagia Sophia to all religions was a “big mistake” in Erdogan’s eyes. He wants to use the once Christian landmark again as a mosque. A court rules – critics expect a “political judgment” and see a “resurgence of nationalism and religious fanaticism”. The Turkish Supreme Administrative Court is examining whether Hagia Sophia in Istanbul […]

Decision on Hagia Sophia now lies with Erdogan – politics –

2.07.2020 16:02 (Akt. 2.07.2020 16:10) Hagia Sophia was the largest Christian church © WHAT (AFP / Symbolbild) The Supreme Administrative Court (Danistay) of Turkey apparently places the decision on the future status of Hagia Sophia and its possible conversion into a mosque in the hands of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. According to the portal “OrthodoxTimes” […]

Hagia Sofia can once again become a mosque

The decision could be made on Thursday, or within the next 15 days, state news agency Anadolu reports. Hagia Sofia was transformed from a mosque into a museum following a determination by Turkey’s former leader and compatriot Mustafa Kemal Atatürk in 1934. It was built by the Byzantines in the 500s, and was for almost […]

Hagia Sofia can once again become a mosque

The decision could be made on Thursday, or within the next 15 days, state news agency Anadolu reports. Hagia Sofia was transformed from a mosque into a museum following a determination by Turkey’s former leader and compatriot Mustafa Kemal Atatürk in 1934. It was built by the Byzantines in the 500s, and was for almost […]

Hollywood Wolf … Declaration of settlement of 19 million dollars

CAIRO – Prosecutors said on Tuesday that an agreement had been reached to settle for $ 19 million to resolve two cases of sexual assault on behalf of several women against former imprisoned film producer Harvey Weinstein. But attorneys representing 6 women who indicted Weststein, 68, nicknamed “a Hollywood wolf”, described the proposed deal as […]

The terminus of Onfray – Liberation

Media philosopher and furious, Michel Onfray creates a magazine which will be called Popular Front. Truly misleading reference: nothing to do with the summer of 1936, Leon Blum or reformist socialism. “We must read separately” Front “and” popular “”, said Onfray, which we understand very quickly. It is in fact a question of bringing together […]