Ali Yerlikaya

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Thousands of people pray inside the Hagia Sophia in Turkey on Friday. Photograph: Burak Kara/Getty Images

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan joined thousands of worshippers at the Hagia Sophia on Friday for the first prayers there since he declared t(...)

Emergency services workers evacute passengers after a Pegasus Airlines plane skidded off the Sabiha Gokcen airport runway in Istanbul, Turkey, on Friday. Photograph: EPA

A Pegasus Airlines plane flying into Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport skidded off the end of a wet runway and broke into three pieces after landing on(...)