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Turkish verdict paving way for Hagia Sophia mosque expected Friday | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-08-02 23:44
Section of West Bank mosque damaged by arson | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-08-01 11:32
Jordan calls on Israel to respect Al-Aqsa mosque sanctity | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-08-01 06:08
German mosque calls for prayer in show of religious coexistenceRûdaw - 2020-07-31 16:35
Why Hagia Sophia Is Going Back To Being a Mosque | Philip JenkinsPatheos - 2020-07-31 10:45
Erdogan has a new mosque and the Turks will pay for it - Turkey - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2020-07-27 20:47
US Urges Turkey Not To Convert Hagia Sophia Into A Mosque - Greek City TimesGreekcitytimes - 2020-07-26 06:12
Istanbul's Hagia Sophia holds first Friday prayers since reconversion to mosqueAl Monitor - 2020-07-25 00:56
CDK-S: Hagia Sophia decision is continuation of Lausanne TreatyANF - 2020-07-24 10:58
Hagia Sophia is ready to reopen as a mosque with a Friday prayer today, Governor of Istanbul Ali Yerlikaya has confirmed. ...
Erdoğan: Not A Single Mosque Left In Athens - Greek City TimesGreekcitytimes - 2020-07-24 10:02
Strict safety rules before Friday prayer in Hagia SophiaANF - 2020-07-23 19:05
On Friday Hagia Sophia in Istanbul will be inaugurated as a mosque. Strict security measures are in place, visitors should bring "a mask, prayer rug and patience", demands the Istanbul governor. ...
Mosul's Al-Nouri Mosque slowly rebuilds three years after ISIS defeatRûdaw - 2020-07-22 06:22
The conversion of Hagia Sophia into a mosque, Erdogan’s plans and his “gift” to the Greek bourgeoisieMarxist - 2020-07-21 21:50
How Erdogan’s Hagia Sophia mosque move erases Ataturk’s stamp on TurkeyTheprint - 2020-07-19 02:28
Politicians, activists fear Erdoğan's agenda after Hagia Sophia mosque rulingMSN - 2020-07-17 17:23
An Evil Man in TurkeyStephen Mansfield - 2020-07-17 06:19
Recep Erdoğan, President of Turkey, has cajoled the Supreme Court of Turkey into allowing the Hagia Sophia to be reverted to use as a mosque. Stephen provides a brief history of this incredible sixth century church, and explains why this move may signal t ...
KNK on Hagia Sophia: Erdogan’s Islam is an Islam of conquestANF - 2020-07-16 09:21
The Executive Council of the Kurdistan National Congress-KNK issued a written statement about the decision by a Turkish court which annulled the Hagia Sophia's museum status, saying its use as anything other than a mosque was “not possible legally.” ...
In the Wake of Hagia Sophia's Reconversion into a MosqueArmenianweekly - 2020-07-16 02:24
Erdoğan’s conversion of Hagia Sophia into a mosque and the danger of war - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2020-07-15 08:03
Trump and Erdogan speak after Hagia Sophia becomes mosqueNypost - 2020-07-15 00:21
Opinion: The Hagia Sophia is now a mosque – and a victim of Turkey’s profane politics - The Globe and MailTheglobeandmail - 2020-07-14 13:27
Chaldean Patriarch: Erdogan turning Saint Sophia into mosque is a 'sad and painful' decisionHeraldmalaysia - 2020-07-14 06:27
Turning a museum into a mosque could be Erdogan’s biggest mistake | TheArticleThearticle - 2020-07-13 13:49
Turkey's plan to convert Hagia Sophia museum into mosque draws international criticism | News | ArchinectArchinect - 2020-07-12 16:27
Converting Hagia Sophia to a mosque a display of Turkey’s disrespect for cultural heritage – Artsakh President – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-07-11 15:14
President of Artsakh comments on Turkey’s decision on converting Hagia Sophia into mosque | ARMENPRESS Armenian News AgencyArmenpress - 2020-07-11 11:08
Turkey to Turn Istanbul’s Iconic Museum Hagia Sophia Into a MosqueThequint - 2020-07-11 03:02
Turkish Court allows conversion of Hagia Sophia into mosqueANF - 2020-07-10 20:58
The world-famous Hagia Sophia will again be used as a mosque. This was decided by the highest administrative court in Turkey. UNESCO had warned against it because of its world heritage title. ...
Erdogan declares Hagia Sophia a mosque after Turkish court rulingESTA - 2020-07-10 19:48
Turkish court rules Istanbul's Hagia Sophia can become a mosque againNbcnews - 2020-07-10 17:47
Erdogan signs order to convert Istanbul's Hagia Sophia into mosqueRûdaw - 2020-07-10 17:17
Hagia Sophia mosque changes nothing for Turkey’s Erdoğan | AhvalAhvalnews - 2020-07-10 08:26
Archbishop Ieronymos Believes That Turkey Will "not Dare" Turn Hagia Sophia Into A Mosque - Greek City TimesGreekcitytimes - 2020-07-10 01:00
Turkish Islamist tyrant's obscene bid to turn Hagia Sophia into mosqueNypost - 2020-07-08 10:17
Undoing Atatürk: What Erdoğan Gains in Turning Istanbul's Hagia Sophia Into a Mosque AgainThewire - 2020-07-03 08:36
Can Hagia Sophia Become a Mosque? Turkish Court Will Soon ...... | News & Reporting | Christianity TodayChristianitytoday - 2020-06-29 17:43
2 hours ago The women-run Berlin mosque changing the status-quoRûdaw - 2020-06-28 18:15
Turkey’s Erdogan Presses to Convert Hagia Sophia Back Into a Mosque - WSJWSJ - 2020-06-26 18:55
Will European protests prevent the Hagia Sophia Museum becoming a mosque? – Middle East Monitor | The Union JournalTheunionjournal - 2020-06-24 03:25
Order of Saint Andrew Appeals to President Trump to Stop Turkey From Converting Hagia Sophia to Mosque - Archon News Article - Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical PatriarchateArchons - 2020-06-19 22:59
Will European protests prevent the Hagia Sophia Museum becoming a mosque? – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2020-06-17 23:20
New poll reveals 73% of Turks want Hagia Sophia to become a mosque - Greek City TimesGreekcitytimes - 2020-06-12 16:52
Cairo mosque resumes Friday prayers with pandemic plea | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-06-05 23:07
Attack by occupation forces destroys a mosque near Ain IssaANF - 2020-06-01 15:15
Mortar shells fired from the Turkish occupation zone Girê Spî hit a village near Ain Issa last night and partially destroyed a mosque. The attack also caused a breakdown in the village's electricity supply. ...
Israeli soldiers silence call to prayer at historic Hebron mosque | Arab NewsArabnews - 2020-05-30 09:15
Bradford Kurdish Mosque spends thousands in donation to NHS | Asian ImageAsianimage - 2020-04-21 22:19
Bradford Kurdish Mosque makes second large donation to local key workers | Bradford Telegraph and ArgusThetelegraphandargus - 2020-04-21 06:06
Ramadan in times of coronavirusANF - 2020-04-20 15:37
This will be a Ramadan without large gatherings at evening meals (iftar), without nocturnal prayers in the mosque (tarawih), without trips to the holy cities of Islam, and without gatherings between friends until late at night. ...
Bradford Kurdish Mosque spends thousands in donation to NHS | Bradford Telegraph and ArgusThetelegraphandargus - 2020-04-16 08:10
Mosque converted into mask factory in virus-hit IranRûdaw - 2020-04-10 07:02
Gunman opens fire in Paris mosqueKurdiu - 2020-03-13 06:27
Christchurch mosque attacks: Anniversary to be marked by joint prayersBBC - 2020-03-13 01:06
Fifty-one people were killed during the shootings in the New Zealand city one year ago. ...
Turkish man wounded in Christchurch mosque attack dies | New Zealand News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2020-03-09 23:56
Man in his 70s stabbed at mosque in London's Regent's ParkANF - 2020-02-20 19:25
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a stabbing at a mosque in central London. ...
Mosul's historic Nuri mosque being rebuilt three years after ISIS defeat | Rudaw.netRûdaw - 2020-02-08 19:47
Section of Yerevan's "Kond Mosque" CollapsesHETQ - 2020-02-04 02:54
Kurds file complaint against Iran mosque in Germany for terrorism - The Jerusalem PostJpost - 2020-01-16 00:30
At least 15 dead in Pakistan mosque suicide bombingGulan Media - 2020-01-10 22:36
Turkish Citizen Dies, Raises Christchurch Mosque Toll to 51 | Voice of America - EnglishVoanews - 2019-12-15 11:53
Iraqi forces battling ISIS edge into Mosul’s Old City, Nuri mosque in sight | Stock Daily DishStockdailydish - 2019-12-14 13:08
Mill Road closure in place for official opening of Cambridge Central Mosque by President Erdoğan of TurkeyCambridgeindependent - 2019-12-09 10:38
Who exactly paid for Cambridge's new eco-mosque? - Cambridgeshire LiveCambridge News - 2019-12-09 10:38
Turkey's President Erdogan opens Cambridge 'eco-mosque' - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-12-05 21:16
Cambridge Mosque opening 'shouldn't be ruined' by Turkish President controversy - Cambridgeshire LiveCambridge News - 2019-12-05 19:35
Cambridge anticipates Erdoğan visit for Cambridge New Mosque’s opening - University of CambridgeThetab - 2019-12-04 21:26
Turkey: Greek Chora Church to be Converted into a Mosque; Is Hagia Sophia the Next? - Greek City TimesGreekcitytimes - 2019-11-18 14:17
Nigerian police free 259 from illegal detention in mosqueBBC - 2019-11-06 02:11
Police rescue 259 people being held in an illegal detention centre inside a mosque compound. ...
France: Man Attempts to Set Fire to Mosque, Shoots and Wounds 2 People | Democracy Now!Democracynow - 2019-10-30 08:06
France mosque shootings: Two injured in Bayonne attackBBC - 2019-10-29 02:22
French police arrest an elderly man after a shooting outside a mosque in the city of Bayonne. ...
Hong Kong leaders apologize for water cannon use at mosque | WKRCLocal12 - 2019-10-21 14:39
Israeli occupation forces prevent Arab MK from entering Al-Aqsa Mosque – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-20 09:31
Israel bans head of Al-Aqsa authority from accessing mosque – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-19 07:10
Afghanistan mosque bombing kills 62 worshippersBBC - 2019-10-19 01:40
The force of the blast destroyed the roof of the mosque, in eastern Nangarhar province. ...
Friday's Daily Brief: Afghan mosque killings, Syrians flee violence, South Sudan floods, Ukraine human trafficking, anti-Semitism on the rise | UN NewsUN - 2019-10-18 23:46
Israeli forces damage documents in Al-Aqsa Mosque raid – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-18 01:55
Burkina Faso mosque attack kills 15 worshippersBBC - 2019-10-13 00:29
The attack prompted many people to flee the northern village of Salmossi. ...
Over 300 settlers storm Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-11 23:34
Man accused in New Zealand mosque killings pleads not guilty | KTULKTUL - 2019-10-09 17:38
Enes Kanter Says He Was Harassed at Mosque by Supporters of Turkish President | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and HighlightsBleacherreport - 2019-10-09 00:47
People who confronted Celtics’ Enes Kanter outside Cambridge mosque did not commit a crime, police say - The Boston GlobeBostonglobe - 2019-10-08 22:04
Celtics star Enes Kanter opens up after being harassed, threatened outside Boston mosque – Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7NewsWHDH - 2019-10-08 07:43
Erdogan says New Zealand mosque attacker targeted Turkey – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-06 07:26
471 Israel settlers stormed Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque last week – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-10-05 19:08
Christchurch: Death roll rises to 50 in New Zealand mosque shootings - CNNCNN - 2019-10-05 15:48
Enes Kanter says he was harassed, threatened outside of Cambridge mosque | Boston.comBoston - 2019-10-05 06:17
Largest mosque in We…Kurdiu - 2019-10-03 01:12
Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan considers renaming Istanbul's Hagia Sophia a mosque - The NationalThenational - 2019-08-22 12:06
Norwegian police thank mosque attack 'heroes'Kurdiu - 2019-08-19 06:11
Norway mosque shooting: Mohammad Rafiq tells of tackling gunmanBBC - 2019-08-13 01:55
A 65-year-old man managed to overpower a gunman in an attack on a mosque in the Norwegian capital. ...
Sunni and Shiite Muslims celebrate Eid togetherRûdaw - 2019-08-12 16:03
Sunni and Shiite worshippers gather at a Baghdad mosque in a show of unity ...
Police investigate mosque shooting as 'terrorist' attempt : NorwayKurdiu - 2019-08-12 02:37
Norway mosque shooting: Man opens fire on Al-Noor Islamic CentreBBC - 2019-08-11 00:02
Police say they have arrested a "young white man" after a shooting inside a mosque left one injured. ...
ISIS claims responsibility for Baghdad suicide bombings killing 5Rûdaw - 2019-07-17 06:06
The bombings took place at the Abu al-Fadhel al-Abbas mosque compound ...
Swedish mosque vandalized in racist attackKurdiu - 2019-06-30 19:53
ISIS claims responsibility for Shiite mosque attack in BaghdadRûdaw - 2019-06-23 22:29
Iraq: 10 killed in suicide attack on Baghdad mosqueKurdiu - 2019-06-22 18:46
Bombing inside Shia mosque in Baghdad kills at least 7Kurdistan24 - 2019-06-21 22:23
At Least 7 Killed in Baghdad Mosque BombingBAS News - 2019-06-21 15:25
ERBIL — An explosion at a Shi’ite mosque in Iraq’s capital left at least seven people killed on Friday. According to police sources, the explosion hit Imam al-Muntazir mosque in Baladiyat neighborhood, east of Baghdad. Preliminary reports said another 20 ...