Helton Silva Malambane, a software developer from Mozambique who previously worked with gov’t-closed Fatih University, was detained by Turkish police at his residence in İstanbul’s Küçükçekmece district over links with the Gülen movement which the government accuses its of masterminding the failed coup attempt on July 15.
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Turkey Purge monitors unlawful crackdown of Turkish government in the aftermath of the failed coup, maps human rights abuses, hate crime and hate speech against political dissent in the country.