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New Istanbul mosque becomes largest in Turkey

May 6, 2019 | | Share:

Istanbul, Turkey's largest and newest mosque was officially inaugurated Friday by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Construction on the Camlica Mosque Complex began in 2013 and has a capacity of 63,000 worshippers.

Having a combination of Ottoman and Seljuk architectural style, the gigantic mosque on Istanbul's Asian side is now one of the symbols of the city.

Source: International Islamic News Agency

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