PURGE, POLITICS, AND HUNGER

Report: Four Years On, Still No Remedy For Turkey’s Purge Victims

Four years after the enactment of the first government decree to dismiss public workers, the situation has only grown unbearable for 150,000 people amid a lack of prospect for a remedy.

Turkey’s academics and students protest a crackdown on a well-known university in Istanbul in this archived photo taken after the 2016 coup attempt.

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Abdullah Ayasun

Abdullah Ayasun

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New York-based writer. Politics, culture, literary criticism, art, and technology. American political affairs, Turkey, MidEast, and beyond. Twitter: @abyasun