By: Staff Writer
Mogadishu (Horndiplomat)- Somalia’s on Wednesday welcomed a recent decision by Turkey to reconvert Istanbul’s iconic Hagia Sophia into a mosque after serving decades as a museum. Horndiplomat reports
a ceremony was held in Mogadishu, Somalia to celebrate the Turkish decision to convert Istanbul’s iconic Hagia Sophia into a mosque .
“We congratulate Turkey and its leader, Recep Tayyip Erdogan for converting Hagia Sophia back to a mosque, this decision will open a new page in the Islamic history,” Said Sheikh Abdi Hayi
“Our completely support for you and we are very happy to this decision.” He added
On July 11, Turkey’s highest administrative court unanimously cancelled a 1934 cabinet decision and said Hagia Sophia was registered as a mosque in its property deeds.
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