Tag: asia minor

May 19, Pontian Greek Genocide Remembrance Day

obl- May 19, 2013

Stella Tsolakidou  - 19/5/13 In 1994, May 19 was selected by the Greek parliament as the day to commemorate the Pontian Greek Genocide by the ... Read More

Nicaean Church of Hagia Sophia began functioning as a mosque

obl- August 3, 2012

3/8/2012 Historic Church of St. Sophia in Nicaea (modern Iznik, Turkey), where in 787, held the Seventh Ecumenical Council, began to function as a mosque, ... Read More