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    Hasankeyf Matters

    In South Eastern Turkey, the twelve thousand year old little town of Hasankeyf is under threat to be flooded by the Ilisu Dam project. Though the former important stop on the Silk Road meets 9/10 requirements to be a UNESCO site, The Govt is going ahead with the building of the dam which is...
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    On the road between Batman and Midyat is the village of Hasankeyf at the Tigris River. Throughout history many tribes with different religions settled in Hasankeyf and sculpted and embroidered it like a work of art. They carved thousands of houses, stores, warehouses and churches in rocks. They...
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