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Jul 10, 2020 6 tweets 2 min read
Hagia Sophia Thread
In court, representatives of the association, the Permanent Foundations and Service to Historical Artefacts and the Environment argued that the building was endowed as a mosque under Mehmed II, the conqueror of Istanbul who owned the property. (1/n) The Council of State's 10th circle said in the judgement that the Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II registered Hagia Sophia as an endowment that could be only used as a mosque. (2/n)