Turkey post-coup purges convulse society

Turkey post-coup purges convulse society
 

They are just visible on the white stone entrance: the outlines of letters that once spelled out "Fatih University", removed after the attempted coup.
Students wait outside the closed gates to find out where they have been reassigned, their alma mater now designated a "terrorist institution".
Fatih is one of 15 universities closed down since 15 July for having links to Fethullah Gulen, the cleric who the government alleges masterminded the coup and who lives in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania.
His educational movement opened schools and universities across Turkey and... read more

 
3 October 2016 in World News, Views: 48
Source: BBC
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