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Hasankeyf, Turkey: soon-to-be sunken treasure

9 mins | Sep 22, 2019

A moving account of the beauty this 12,000-year-old city holds, before it's flooded next month. In October 2019, Hasankeyf, a 12,000-year-old city will be flooded as Turkey plans to build a dam. In this piece by Julian Allason, writing in the Financial Times, we see the unprecedented beauty and layers of history which will soon become sunken treasure.

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From Financial Times