An historic rock development in southern Turkey that has been likened to the silhouette of US President Donald Trump has a short while ago attracted guests and sparked curiosity on social media.
Following illustrations or photos of the partly bare rock in the Turkish town of Silifke, in Mersin province, were broadly circulated on social media, many locals visited and took images with the development, area media described on Tuesday.
Photographed from the facet, the rocky structure seems to resemble the attributes of the US president, together with his jawline, nose, lips and hair.
Mustafa Kaya, headman of the Bukdegirmeni neighbourhood, said the rock became popular right after Trump was elected in 2016.
“This silhouette has been all-around for decades. Our folks have been viewing it continually. Nonetheless, soon after Trump grew to become president, everybody likened this determine to Trump. We also liken it,” Kaya was quoted as saying by the Turkish website Son Dakika.
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A single Twitter consumer joked: “Mr. President, nature in Turkey has painted you on rocks”.
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A different also drew a comparison with the Mount Rushmore sculpture in South Dakota, US, which depicts four former US presidents.
All people is aware of about Mount Rushmore with sculptures of the US Presidents. What about “Trump Rock” in Turkey’s southern city of Silifke? 😊
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