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Region:
Global

Reported attacks on

higher education

Killings, Violence, Disappearances177
Imprisonment142
Prosecution105
Loss of Position69
Travel Restrictions30
Other94
Total617
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Lastest incidents

Date:
February 26, 2017
Type:
Loss of Position
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
Mahidol University

On February 26, 2017, Mahidol University announced an administrative investigation and possible disciplinary actions against faculty members of the university’s Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies (IHRP), in response to a statement they issued the previous day condemning the degree of power held by the National Council for Peace and Orde

Date:
February 24, 2017
Type:
Imprisonment
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
Erzurum Atatürk University

On February 24, 2017, Turkish security forces reportedly detained 17 academic personnel from Erzurum Atatürk University for alleged connections to a July 15, 2016, coup attempt.