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Region:
Global

Reported attacks on

higher education

Killings, Violence, Disappearances253
Imprisonment245
Prosecution168
Loss of Position108
Travel Restrictions52
Other114
Total940
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Lastest incidents

Date:
April 12, 2018
Type:
Prosecution
Status:
Verified
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Institution:
İstanbul Technical University, Özyeğin University

On April 12, 2018, a Turkish court convicted and sentenced Professors Stefo Benlisoy and Yasemin Gülsüm Acar to 15 months imprisonment on a charge of "propagandizing for a terrorist organization," in apparent retaliation for their endorsement of a petition calling on the Turkish government to end its crackdowns targeting Kurdish rebels in the so

Date:
April 11, 2018
Type:
Killings, Violence, Disappearances
Status:
Verified
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Institution:
Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko

On April 11, 2018, a large student protest over tuition increases at Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko (AAUA) reportedly led to violent confrontations between protesters and police.