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One Minute’s Silence in Remembrance of the Victims of the Terrorist Attack on Garissa University in Kenya

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News | 24.4.2015

The University of Turku observes one minute’s silence on Monday the 27 April in remembrance of the victims of the terrorist attack on Garissa University College’s campus.

​Rector Kalervo Väänänen recommends one minute’s silence in remembrance of all those killed in and affected by the attack on Garissa University College on 2 April.

Behind the initiative is the European University Association. EUA encourages all European universities to observe one minute’s silence in condemning the terrorist attack on Garissa and any other forms of violence against education.

One minute’s silence takes place on 27 April 1pm Finnish time (12:00 CET).