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Region:
Global

Reported attacks on

higher education

Killings, Violence, Disappearances209
Imprisonment195
Prosecution134
Loss of Position89
Travel Restrictions42
Other101
Total770
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Lastest incidents

Date:
August 14, 2017
Type:
Prosecution
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
Chiang Mai University

On August 14, 2017, five academics in Thailand were summoned to report to police authorities, apparently based on their attendance at an academic conference, and for expression during that conference. 

Date:
July 20, 2017
Type:
Killings, Violence, Disappearances
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
University of Kinshasa

On July 21, 2017, Congolese soldiers and police reportedly opened fire on University of Kinshasa (UNIKIN) students demonstrating against the detention of two classmates. Two student protesters died during the incident.