Mosque near Florence to be built on Church land

'We'll keep looking for site in Florence' says imam

(ANSA) - Florence, December 14 - A new mosque is to be built on Catholic Church land near Florence, local daily La Nazione said Thursday.
    A protocol of understanding to buy the land will be signed by Islamic associations, a local university and the Archdiocese of Sesto Fiorentino on Friday.
    Iman Izzedin Elzir said "we're going to keep looking for a place to build a Florence mosque; the one in Sesto will be Sesto's mosque".
   

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