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In pictures: Hagia Sophia opens as mosque for Muslim prayers

July 27, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: Dedicated in 537, Hagia Sophia has been the cathedral of the Patriarch of Constantinople (until 1453), a mosque (until 1931), and a museum; it became a mosque again in July 2020.

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