Turkey: Southeastern Anatolia - paulsmit
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’Mor Hadbschabo Church in Gülgöze.’

	The fortlike Syrian Orthodox Mor Hadbschabo Church towers above the village of Gülgöze (also called Ainwardo), 10 km east of Midyat in a remote corner of the Tur Abdin Plateau, a region which is known as the heartland of the Syrian Orthodox Church. The village has three Syrian Orthodox churches and was first mentioned on the 13th century. Photo Mick Palarczyk.