39 of the 43 Pamukkale University academics who were detained as part of the July 15 coup attempt investigation were arrested in Denizli on August 13.

43 figures, among whom are Pamukkale University (PAÜ) Chancellor Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Bağcı, General Secretary Prof. Dr. Kenan Çoyan and deans, professors, assoc. professors, assist. professors, teaching assistants, executive assistant and nurses, had earlier been detained on August 9.

Police took 39 of them into custody on August.

This article originally appeared in Bianet on August 15.