The Greek government is overseeing the service of its first-constructed mosque since gaining independence in 1821.  

First Mosque of Greece to Open its Doors Upcoming Spring
Athene's mosque, located in the Votanikos district. Photo Credit: Deutsche Welle/ A. Tzortzinis.
With a background in history, Wouter IJzerman works as a contributing writer at Morocco World News, focusing on history, migration, and religion.