14 iulie 2020

Greece says Turkey is being 'petty' over Hagia Sophia

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FILE PHOTO: Police officers walk in front of Hagia Sophia, or Ayasofya-i Kebir Camii, in Istanbul, Turkey, July 11, 2020. REUTERS/Murad Sezer ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece on Tuesday described Turkey’s decision to convert the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul to a mosque as “unnecessary and petty” and called for tougher European Union action over Ankara’s gas exploration activities in the Mediterranean. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan’s move to switch the status of Hagia Sophia to a mosque has struck a raw [...]