From the Media - Part 41

posted by mh on 2006/04/07 18:31

[ From the Media ]

In recent days the possibility of the ceramics museum on central's Athens Monastiraki square being reinstated to its original function as mosque has been debated. The Church of Greece has also expressed support for the creation of a mosque in Athens - already promised for the Olympic Games in 2004 but never realized - and names the Monastiraki re-conversion as a possibility. Muslim organizations, however, have complained of not being consulted over this matter. [1],[2],[picture]



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