Turkey Seizes Six Churches for State Property

April 8, 2016

The country of Turkey has taken control of six churches and made them state property, including a 1,700-year-old church, according to World Watch Monitor.

The government seized large areas of property in Turkey's southeast, a region ravaged by 10 months of urban conflict, in order to reconstruct the historical center of Diyarbakir, the region's largest city.

Read more at: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2016/april/turkey-seizes-six-churches-for-state-property


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