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Hasankeyf - the Ancient Town, by Mehmet Masum
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Hasankeyf - the Ancient Town, by Mehmet Masum

Hasankeyf is an ancient town in the Batman Province in southeastern Turkey. Many valuable historical and cultural works and thousands historical caves in this town will be under the water of the Dam of Ilisu. Activists of nature, environment…
Hasankeyf, by Mehmet Masum
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Hasankeyf, by Mehmet Masum

Just like any other ancient city, Hasankeyf has seen many glorious past events in its history. Here the Romans had built the Cephe fortress. Then it became the Kiphas fortress and a bishopric under the Byzantine Empire. It was conquered by the…
Along the River Tigris, by Mehmet Masum
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Along the River Tigris, by Mehmet Masum

Located along the Tigris River, Hasankeyf is an ancient town in the Batman Province in southeastern Turkey. Many valuable historical and cultural works and thousands historical caves in this town will be under the water of the Dam of Ilisu.…