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Turkey's Hagia Sophia holds first Muslim prayers since controversial conversion back into a mosque

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Turkey's Hagia Sophia holds first Muslim prayers since controversial conversion back into a mosqueTurkey's President Tayyip Erdogan joined thousands of worshippers at Hagia Sophia for the first prayers there since he declared the monument, revered by Christians and Muslims for almost 1,500 years, a mosque once again.
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News video: Muslim prayers in Turkey's Hagia Sophia for first time in 86 years

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The historic Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey sees prayer inside of the building for the first time in 86 years on Friday (July 24).

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