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On 10th July 2020, Turkey reconverts Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia museum into a ___________?

On 10th July 2020, Turkey reconverts Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia museum into a ___________?

A. Temple
B. Church
C. Masjid (Correct)
D. None of these

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia open to Muslim worship after a top court ruled that the building’s conversion to a museum by modern Turkey’s founding statesman was illegal.

Erdogan made the announcement on Friday an hour after the court ruling was revealed, despite international warnings not to change the status of the nearly 1,500-year-old monument, revered by Christians and Muslims alike

 

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