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Turkish Cypriot court bans loudspeakers at three mosques

Turkish Cypriot court bans loudspeakers at three mosques

Turkish Sabah newspaper (06.11.15) reports that a court in the breakaway regime has temporarily banned reciting the Adhan (Muslims’ call to prayer) through loudspeakers at three mosques on Thursday. The court prohibited the performance of Adhan at the Morning Prayer time as well as other Arabic prayers after a lawyer named Feza Guzeloglu filed a

A new life for Panagia Melandrina Church @UNDP_PFF

The Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage boasted another successful project with the completion of the emergency support measures for the church of Panagia Melandrina at the village of Bahçeli in the district of Girne. The restoration project on the 15th century single aisle church which is part of a monastic complex began in April 2013

German Court of Appeal to decide by March on fate of looted Cypriot treasures

Some of the artefacts seized in the apartments of Aydin Dikmen Published by:http://cyprus-mail.com/2014/12/10/german-court-of-appeal-to-decide-by-march-on-fate-of-looted-cypriot-treasures/ A German Court of Appeal will issue its final decision on the fate of the remaining 85 treasures stolen from the Turkish occupied areas of Cyprus, including fragments of church wall paintings, icons, a manuscript of an Armenian gospel and 40 prehistoric

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