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The Hagia Sophia: One of the World's Most Beautiful and Controversial Holy Sites

The Hagia Sophia in Istanbul has been the ‘apple of discord’ between the Greeks and the Turks, the ‘east’ and the ‘west’ for 567 years, but as history likes to repeat itself we are now witnessing a revival of this old dispute. Discover how one of the most beautiful holy sites in the world continues to be a source of endless political and religious controversy.

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The Hagia Sophia: One of the World's Most Beautiful and Controversial Holy Sites

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