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Chora Church, Istanbul

Chora Church is the most beautiful Byzantine church after Hagia Sophia. The church is situated in Edirnekapi neighborhood of Istanbul, which lies in the western part of the municipality of Fatih. In the 16th century, during the Ottoman era, the church was converted into a mosque.

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