“It is a distortion of the character of another world heritage site,” said the President of the Hellenic Republic, Katerina Sakellaropoulou, about the conversion of the Chora Church into a mosque in a post on Twitter.
The President of the Hellenic Republic speaks of a “provocative act” by the Turkish leadership that undermines the “interfaith and intercultural dialogue”.
After Hagia Sophia, the Turkish leadership moves onto another provocative act. It turns the #ChoraMonastery into a mosque, thereby distorting the character of another world heritage site while undermining interfaith and intercultural dialogue. pic.twitter.com/YvkiK5U7zI
— President GR (@PresidencyGR) August 21, 2020