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Muslims and Catholics in cathedral dispute

Spain's Roman Catholic church has applied for exclusive ownership of the former mosque, now the Cordoba Cathedral.

Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 11:46
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One of Spain's most important historical sites is caught in a dispute over its Christian and Muslim past.
 
The Cordoba Cathedral was once a mosque, but the Roman Catholic church wants exclusive ownership of the site. The city's Muslims say it would be a rewrite of their shared history.
 
Al Jazeera's Sonia Gallego reports from Cordoba, Spain. 

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