Hundreds of graves moved as town prepares to be flooded

September 17th, 2019


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Accuweather

Hundreds of graves in the 12,000-year-old Turkish town of Hasankeyf are being moved as the area prepares to be flooded in a new dam project. Family members of the deceased have been on scene, monitoring the progress of the move. They say they don't want the graves to be disturbed, but it's necessary due to the project.