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Purges Since Coup Attempt in Turkey Shake Higher Education

With the summer holiday almost over, computer science student Hande Tekiner should be gearing up for a year of cram sessions and late-night homework. Instead, she may have nowhere to return to, because her university was shut after Turkey's failed coup. Authorities have closed 15 universities and around 1,000 secondary schools linked to Fethullah Gulen, the Muslim cleric that they blame for the July 15 attempted putsch. Gulen, who has lived in Pennsylvania since 1999, has denied...

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