Some 20 km east-north-east of Gerger, on a bend in the river, is Kıllık. The village is built on a ridge overlooking riverside meadows, with terraced fields on the hillside above. The place is the site of the Roman fort of Barsalium. View upstream to the east.
... This area has been flooded by the waters of the lake formed behind the Atatürk Dam.
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The Euphrates at Kıllık
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