Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia will be converted from a museum to a mosque…again
For the second time in its history, Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia, a prized, architectural jewel, will be converted into a mosque. Turkey’s conservative supporters welcomed the change. Other Turks and most of the international community believe it’s a politically motivated move to regain support for the president, whose approval ratings have slid in recent years. Plus, learn what “a tiny sliver” means.