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24 July 2020

Episode 2272

30 minutes

Joe Biden and Barack Obama join forces, Hagia Sophia holds its first Islamic service in almost 90 years, and why China is so keen to get to Mars.

24 July 2020

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Hagia Sophia

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Hagia Sophia has held its first Islamic service in almost 90 years. We hear what the mood is like in Istanbul today after the decision to turn the building into a mosque.

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