Tens of thousands purged in Turkey

Turkey’s coup in numbers

How can Erdogan act so quickly? Files of unloyal suspects must have been kept.

21,000 private teachers have licences removed
15,000 suspended from education ministry
8,000 police officers detained or suspended
6,000 soldiers detained
1,500 staff at Ministry of Finance dismissed
2745 judges dismissed
1,577 deans – Education board demands resignation
492 sacked from Religious Affairs Directorate
399 from Ministry of Family and Social Policies stripped of responsibilities
257 fired from the prime minister’s office
100 intelligence officials sacked
47 district governors dismissed
30 provincial governors dismissed
20 news websites blocked

50,000 educators

Turkish post-coup purges sweep through education as thousands of teachers lose their jobs, Euronews, July 19, 2016.

http://www.euronews.com/2016/07/19/turkey-cancels-licenses-of-21000-private-teachers-removes-15000-state-teachers/

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