Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Turkey Nationalizes All Christian Churches

[Express UK] President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has taken control of six churches in the war-torn southeastern city of Diyarbakir in his latest move to squash freedom of speech and religious movement. 
The state-sanctioned seizure is just the latest in a number of worrying developments to come out of increasingly hardline Turkey, which is in advanced talks with the EU over visa-free travel for its 80 million citizens.
Included in the seizures are Catholic, Protestant and Orthodox churches, one of which is over 1,700 years old.


4 comments:

  1. Let the murders commence. Yet they're soooo tolerant, right? They're moderate right up to the point that they're cutting your head off.

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  2. Hagia Soohia will turned into a mosque soon, if not already.

    Turkey is no NATO ally. Not while occupying northern Cyprus.

    Turkey facilitated the invasion of
    so-called migrants. Where was NATO in stemming the tide of illegals.

    Pray for the breakup of Turkey or
    kurdistan and an expanded Armenia.
    Lay the blame at Pres Erdoyan's feet.

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    1. Erdogan.lol, if the Turks could see a few years into the future they'd run this guy out on a rail, then again, maybe they wouldn't.

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  3. Possible retaliation for Vatican recognizing the Armenian genocide.

    http://aleteia.org/2017/04/24/secret-archives-show-vatican-tried-to-stop-armenian-genocide-2/

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