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Region:
Global

Reported attacks on

higher education

Killings, Violence, Disappearances224
Imprisonment212
Prosecution146
Loss of Position96
Travel Restrictions47
Other108
Total833
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Lastest incidents

Date:
December 7, 2017
Type:
Imprisonment / Prosecution / Travel Restrictions
Status:
Verified
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Institution:
SUNY Stony Brook

On December 7, 2017, Patrice Nganang, a scholar of comparative literature at Stony Brook University (SUNY Stony Brook), was reportedly denied exit from Cameroon and arrested by state authorities, in apparent retaliation for an article he wrote criticizing Cameroonian government policies. 

Date:
December 1, 2017
Type:
Killings, Violence, Disappearances
Status:
Verified
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Institution:
Agricultural Training Institute

On December 1, 2017, a group of armed militants attacked the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) and an adjoining residence hall in Peshawar, Pakistan, killing twelve people.