A Turkish historian said on Al Jazeera that the Ottoman Turks purchased the Hagia Sophia from the Byzantines
On the occasion of the sad anniversary of the Fall of the "City of the Cities" in May 29th 1453 to the Ottoman Turks
"The people of Thrace have once again proven their sense of responsibility and fighting spirit, together with our Armed Forces"
The President said is it among the top events in Greek history in a commemorative post on social mdeia
The surprised woman asked: “what do you mean by that?” - Trabzon and the wider region was historically home to Greek Orthodox Christians
The Minnesota Democrat was one of just three House members to vote “present” on the resolution that passed in an overwhelming 405-11 vote
The religious leader delivered his annual message during the hoisting of the Greek flag
Between 1530 and 1780, it is estimated that 1.520.000 Europeans alone had been enslaved!
“Our conclusion that between 1,5 and 2,5 million Christians were murdered, from 1894 to 1924, is a cautious estimate”
At least one thousand Greeks who were at the port clashed with the French ship crew and Ottoman soldiers