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Region:
Global

Reported attacks on

higher education

Killings, Violence, Disappearances157
Imprisonment109
Prosecution80
Loss of Position52
Travel Restrictions20
Other79
Total497
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Lastest incidents

Date:
August 6, 2016
Type:
Imprisonment / Prosecution
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
Khon Kaen University, Sunaree University of Technology

On August 6, 2016, police officers reportedly arrested student activists Chaturapat Boonyapatraksa of Khon Kaen University, and Wasin Prommanee of Sunaree University of Technology, for distributing leaflets critical of Thailand’s draft constitution.

Date:
August 5, 2016
Type:
Imprisonment
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
NASA, The University of Houston

On August 5, 2016, Turkish authorities announced the detention of Serkan Gölge, a scholar of physics, on allegations of connections to the Gülenist movement, which the government has accused of organizing the July 15 coup attempt.