Say NO to converting Hagia Sophia into a mosque

There's a real movement in Turkey to convert the historic Hagia Sophia into a mosque. A commission in Turkish parliament is considering an application by citizens to turn the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul into a mosque, a bill has been introduced in parliament to restore Hagia Sophia to a "symbol of the Conquest of Istanbul" and last November, Turkey's deputy prime minister promised that the building would be "smiling" again as a mosque soon.

This is unacceptable. 

Hagia Sophia is a former Orthodox patriarchal basilica which served as the seat of the Patriarchate of Constantinople. When the Ottomans conquered Constantinople, it was converted into a mosque but was eventually opened as a museum on February 1, 1935.
Please sign this petition to send a message to UNESCO, which has declared Hagia Sophia part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, that Hagia Sophia should remain open and accessible to all. 

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This petition has a goal of 20000 signatures
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30223 3 days ago Lavra Wlaz US Please maintain this holy place as a Christian Church.
30222 1 week ago Uros Vujetic SP What is taken, must be return, and given back to Orthodox Church.
But if they don't want to give it back, it's not to worry about.
I'm sure that it will be Christian again.
30221 1 week ago Eugene Daniel GB
30220 2 weeks ago Anonymous PA Hagia Sophia debe ser considerado como patrimonio de la humanidad, me parece egoísta el cerrar tan preciosa obra de arquitectura al mundo.
30219 2 weeks ago Melissa Aldenhoven AU As a museum it is a fantastic example of cross religious similarity and understanding. Keep it that way
30218 2 weeks ago Anonymous GR Η ΑΓΙΑ ΣΟΦΙΑ ΕΙΝΑΙ ΤΟ ΣΥΜΒΟΛΟ ΤΗΣ ΧΡΙΣΤΙΑΝΙΚΗΣ ΠΙΣΤΗΣ ΑΛΛΩΣΤΕ ΓΙΑ ΑΥΤΟ ΤΟ ΛΟΓΟ ΚΤΙΣΘΗΚΕ.ΕΙΝΑΙ ΑΠΑΡΑΔΕΚΤΟ ΝΑ ΑΛΛΑΞΕΙ Η ΧΡΗΣΗ ΤΗΣ. ΕΙΝΑΙ ΚΑΙ ΘΑ ΕΙΝΑΙ ΓΙΑ ΠΑΝΤΑ ΕΚΚΛΗΣΙΑ.
30217 2 weeks ago Anonymous GB
30216 2 weeks ago Jake Baynes GB It has no right to be a mosque. NEVER!
30215 3 weeks ago Χαρά Τσαγγαρά , CY
30214 4 weeks ago Anonymous AU fuck turkish faggots
30213 4 weeks ago Joe Nona SG
30212 4 weeks ago Anonymous SG It is rightly christian
30211 1 month ago David Taylor US
30210 1 month ago Sigmund Marcus CA History NEVER lye,just if somebody try to change it ;-(
30209 1 month ago Anonymous DE
30208 1 month ago Anonymous US I believe that certain historic places in our world are parts of humanity's history and as such, such, really belong to all of humanity and be accessible to all. I further believe that articles that...
30207 1 month ago Rien Vandenberghe BE
30206 1 month ago TJ Robinson US
30205 1 month ago Antonis CY
30204 1 month ago John Perry US
30203 1 month ago Victoria CA
30202 1 month ago Anonymous CZ The site as a museum is a wonderful treasure.
30201 1 month ago Jessica US
30200 1 month ago Anonymous US
30199 1 month ago Anonymous AU
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