Tag Archives: Hagia Sophia Mosque

Turkey: Hagia Sophia Mosque sees 1st prayers in 86 years

ISTANBUL: Friday’s historic prayers in Turkey’s Hagia Sophia Mosque marked the first acts of worship there in 86 years. Thousands of people took part in the traditional Friday prayers both inside and outside the historic mosque in Istanbul, Turkey’s largest metropolis. Before the Friday prayers, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recited from …

Read More »