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Sophia Popov, Ranked 304th, Wins Women’s British Open

Sophia Popov, Ranked 304th, Wins Women’s British Open

Sophia Popov, Ranked 304th, Wins Women’s British Open Sophia Popov, Ranked 304th, Wins Women’s British Open TROON, Scotland — Sophia Popov marked her ball a few inches from the hole on the 18th green, pulled the brim of her cap over her face and began to cry in the arms of her caddie. The realization had finally hit her. Against …

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Erdogan Reopens Turkey’s Hagia Sophia as a Mosque

Erdogan Reopens Turkey's Hagia Sophia as a Mosque

Erdogan Reopens Turkey’s Hagia Sophia as a Mosque Erdogan Reopens Turkey’s Hagia Sophia as a Mosque “In Hagia Sophia, whose dome stands as though suspended from the heavens, emperors were crowned; in Hagia Sophia, the splendor of the Orthodox liturgy led to the conversion of the Russian people; in Hagia Sophia, on the morning of May 29, 1453, the terrified …

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Turkey’s Erdogan Signs Decree Declaring Hagia Sophia a Mosque

Erdogan Signs Decree Allowing Hagia Sophia to Be Used as a Mosque Again

Turkey’s Erdogan Signs Decree Declaring Hagia Sophia a Mosque Turkey’s Erdogan Signs Decree Declaring Hagia Sophia a Mosque Mr. Erdogan defended the decision as Turkey’s right and said it represented the will of many Turks. He added that the action of turning it from a mosque into a museum 80 years ago had been illegal, but pledged that the mosque …

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Erdogan Signs Decree Allowing Hagia Sophia to Be Used as a Mosque Again

Erdogan Signs Decree Allowing Hagia Sophia to Be Used as a Mosque Again

Erdogan Signs Decree Allowing Hagia Sophia to Be Used as a Mosque Again Erdogan Signs Decree Allowing Hagia Sophia to Be Used as a Mosque Again Mr. Erdogan defended the decision as Turkey’s right and said it represented the will of many Turks. He added that the action of turning it from a mosque into a museum 80 years ago …

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U.S. Schools, U.K. Jobs, Hagia Sophia: Your Thursday Briefing

U.S. Schools, U.K. Jobs, Hagia Sophia: Your Thursday Briefing

U.S. Schools, U.K. Jobs, Hagia Sophia: Your Thursday Briefing U.S. Schools, U.K. Jobs, Hagia Sophia: Your Thursday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering the dispute over reopening U.S. schools, a $38 billion plan to save British jobs and a crackdown on protesters in Serbia. Schools become a flash point in U.S. …

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Erdogan Talks of Making Hagia Sophia a Mosque Again, to International Dismay

Erdogan Talks of Making Hagia Sophia a Mosque Again, to International Dismay

Erdogan Talks of Making Hagia Sophia a Mosque Again, to International Dismay Erdogan Talks of Making Hagia Sophia a Mosque Again, to International Dismay ISTANBUL — Since it was built in the sixth century, changing hands from empire to empire, Hagia Sophia has been a Byzantine cathedral, a mosque under the Ottomans and finally a museum, making it one of …

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Hong Kong, Australia Outbreak, Hagia Sophia: Your Friday Briefing

Hong Kong, U.K. Domestic Violence, Jeffrey Epstein: Your Friday Briefing

Hong Kong, Australia Outbreak, Hagia Sophia: Your Friday Briefing Hong Kong, Australia Outbreak, Hagia Sophia: Your Friday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering how China’s security apparatus is expanding to Hong Kong, an outbreak in Australia and worries about a holiday weekend in the U.S. Hong Kong: China’s security forces move …

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