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Region:
Global

Reported attacks on

higher education

Killings, Violence, Disappearances154
Imprisonment98
Prosecution71
Loss of Position50
Travel Restrictions18
Other77
Total468
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Lastest incidents

Date:
June 23, 2016
Type:
Imprisonment / Prosecution
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
Thammasat University, Ramkamhang University

On June 23, 2016, uniformed and plainclothes soldiers reportedly arrested a group of 13 students and union activists who were distributing political flyers critical of the Junta's draft charter.

Date:
June 20, 2016
Type:
Imprisonment
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
Istanbul University

On June 20, 2016, authorities reportedly detained Şebnem Korur Fincancı, head of the department of forensic medicine at Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty of Istanbul University, in response to her participation in a campaign to support press freedom in Turkey.