10 Temmuz 2018 Salı
Batcave Revealed in Batman
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(Vatan Newspaper, 10 July 2018)
Tilki (a.k.a. Bruce Wayneoğlu)'s thinly-disguised Batcave.
Mehmet Tilki (69), the father of 8 children, lives in a cave in the
historic Hasankeyf district of Batman province and he has applied to
have his cave formally registered as a residence. The cave, which
dates from Hellenistic times, was left to Tilki by his grandfather.
The resemblance is uncanny...
Tilki has had electricity and water connection made to the cave and
he has Ottoman-era documents to prove his ownership. He explained
that "a portion of my family live in Adana but I'm here in the cave.
In the summer my cave is nice and cool so I have no intention of
moving to a modern flat. The Ilısu Dam will put a lot of old
Hasankeyf underwater but not my cave, so I want to register it as a
Actually, more than Batman, Fred Flintstone is his idol.