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Region:
Global

Reported attacks on

higher education

Killings, Violence, Disappearances153
Imprisonment93
Prosecution68
Loss of Position49
Travel Restrictions18
Other77
Total458
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Lastest incidents

Date:
May 11, 2016
Type:
Imprisonment
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
Universidad Central de Venezuela

On May 11, 2016, Bolivarian National Guard (GNB) officers reportedly detained Diego Hernandez, a law student at the Universidad Central de Venezuela, who was protesting outside Venezuela’s National Electoral Council (CNE).

Date:
May 5, 2016
Type:
Killings, Violence, Disappearances / Imprisonment / Loss of Position / Other
Status:
Verified
Region/Sub-region:
Country or Territory:
Institution:
University of Khartoum

On May 5, 2016, National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) officers reportedly attacked and detained a group of student activists who were meeting with lawyers to appeal disciplinary proceedings launched by the University of Khartoum as a result of their political activism.