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Meet the Hagia Sophia's cat, who still has a job

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Meet the Hagia Sophia's cat, who still has a job

Meet the Hagia Sophia's cat, who still has a job

With thousands of Instagram followers and even a former U.S. president as a fan, Gli the cat is almost as famous as her home, Istanbul’s ancient Hagia Sophia.

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