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Rabbat Fortress

This ancient fortress was restored by the Artukids, who also made a number of additions to the structure. The fortress has 15 towers and 4 watchtowers. The towers are 15 meters tall. There are gates in the east and west. The remains of a palace are thought to lie under the fortress. Read More »

Derik

Derik , a border neighbour of Mazıdağı, Viranşehir and Kızıltepe was founded by davutoğulları ( mala Dawıdé kalo) and Kayıhanlılar ( mala Qeya) and branch of family Terka between the years 1890-1400 .The first streets where Derik was founded are still called as Rezé Davut and Merga Keya.Derik was founded by these two families , who had to migrate to ... Read More »