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Turkey closes private preparatory schools

03.03.14 @ 09:18

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Turkey's parliament late Friday passed a bill to shut down some 4,000 private preparatory schools by 1 September 2015 some of which are run by prime minister Erdogan's former ally but now main enemy, the influential Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen, who lives in the US.