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Ancient city to be flooded by Turkish Dam

 Protesters are fervently trying to stop the construction of the Illisu Dam in Turkey as it will flood the ancient city of Hasankeyf. “This dam will not turn us into a developed country; it will turn us into an uncivilized and underbred community that does not know how to spend

Constructions vibrations threaten 10,000-year-old city

The vibrations caused by construction are threatening to collapse the 10,000-year-old settlement of Hasankeyf in Turkey. An investigation begun after a man was killed by a falling rock at the ancient city of Hasankeyf has revealed that construction vehicles working in the area have brought the 10,000-year-old settlement close to

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