In Istanbul, a mosque fit for a sultan
Visitors walk at the courtyard of the Ottoman-era Suleymaniye Mosque in Istanbul November 28, 2012. Tayyip Erdogan has described his third term as Turkish prime minister as that of a "master", borrowing from the celebrated Ottoman architect Sinan and...more
Seagulls fly over Golden Horn as the sun sets over the Ottoman-era Suleymaniye Mosque in Istanbul November 26, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
Ships set sail with Camlica hill, where the country's biggest mosque is planned to be built, on the Asian side of the Bosphorus, is seen in the background in Istanbul November 25, 2012. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
Suleyman Kok, a member of master Kahraman Yildiz's mahya team, takes part in the installation of mahya at the top of one of the Suleymaniye mosque's minarets in Istanbul in this August 5, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Murad Sezer/Files
An undated computer-generated image, released by Istanbulcami.com, shows a giant mosque which is planned to be built in Camlica hill in Istanbul. Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan has described his third term as Turkish prime minister as that of...more
An undated computer-generated image, released by Istanbulcami.com, shows a giant mosque which is planned to be built in Camlica hill in Istanbul. REUTERS/Istanbul Camii, Association of building and preserving Mosque and Education-Culture Service...more
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