Om 2nd September 2019 a group of activists gathered at the Brandenburger Tor in Berlin in order to protest the ongoing destruction of nature and ecological life in all parts of the Republic of Turkey. Hasankeyf was mentioned besides the Ida mountains and the Munzur (Dersim) region.
The fire that broke out in the ancient city of Hasankeyf in Batman yesterday could be put out late at night. Speaking to bianet, activists from Hasankeyf have asked why helicopters were not involved in the firefighting efforts.
This noon in the Avcılar district of İstanbul a solidarity concert with Hasankeyf has been organized. Two groups called Grup Gerduni and Seyr-î Cem took the initiative and invited people and organizations…
Several dozen artists from Turkey did a call to save Hasankeyf! See article in Turkish here.
In its November 2018 issue the world known magazine National Geographic published a good story on the destructive Ilisu Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plant Project which plans to flood the 12.000 town Hasankeyf and the Tigris Valley.
The first TV channel in Germany ARD has published a good documentary on Hasankeyf. Its in German and can be watched at:
A dam nearing completion in southeast Turkey will soon displace residents of an ancient settlement, but many of them will be ineligible for relocation and have been given nowhere to go, reports Diego Cupolo.
Deutsche Welle (DW), 10.04.2018, link: http://www.dw.com/en/facing-eviction-merchants-decry-turkey-dam-project/a-43318344