BBC NewsTibetan men in 'first self-immolations in Lhasa'BBC NewsTwo men set themselves on fire in the Tibetan city of Lhasa on Sunday, Chinese state media said, confirming earlier reports. One of the men died and the other "survived with injuries", Xinhua news agency said. The self-immolations are thought to be the ...Tibetan Self-Immolations Spread to LhasaWall Street Journal2 Tibetans set selves on fire outside Lhasa templeThe Associated Press2 Tibetans set selves on fire in LhasaTimes of IndiaSydney Morning Herald -AFPall 235 news articles »

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    (Newser) - Since 2009, 112 Tibetans have died by setting themselves on fire to protest for the independence of Tibet from China. But increasingly Tibetans, both those in exile and those in China, are turning away from grisly self-immolation and instead are ...
    02/15/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Seven Tibetan self-immolations hit China in a week
    Two Tibetan cousins set themselves on fire in northwest China to protest against Beijing's hardline rule, taking the total number of self-immolations last week to seven, a London-based rights group said. The two men ... capital Lhasa on Thursday, Free ...
    10/27/2012 - 10:39 pm | View Link
  • Large Rewards for Information on 'Black Hand' Behind Tibetan Self-Immolations
    Chinese security authorities have posted notices today in the Labrang area offering substantial rewards for information about "black hand" behind four recent Tibetan self-immolations in Gansu ... According to the BBC, Hong Lei told reporters: "To our ...
    10/24/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • China cracks down after Tibetan self-immolations
    Rechok's death followed the self-immolations at the weekend of two men who set themselves alight in front of the Jokhang Temple in Lhasa, capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region, sparking a massive security crackdown. Lhasa has been heavily guarded by ...
    05/31/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Chinese forces detain many after Tibetan immolations
    Chinese security forces in the Tibetan capital Lhasa are ... after two Tibetan men set themselves on fire on Sunday, in a protest over Chinese rule. The US broadcaster Radio Free Asia puts the number of arrests as high as 600. The BBC's Michael Bristow ...
    05/31/2012 - 1:58 am | View Link
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    Official site of the Tibetan government in exile. The Dalai Lama, parliament, cabinet (the Kashag), departments, and public offices.
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  • Protests and uprisings in Tibet since 1950
    Although the Chinese let up on reforms, they continued military operations in the areas in rebellion causing thousands of refugees to gather around Lhasa.
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  • The Myth of Shangri-la
    The Myth of Shangri-la Tibet and the Occident Tsering Shakya Canadian Research Chair in Religion and Contemporary Society in Asia Institute for Asian ...
    03/2/2015 - 3:08 am | View Website
  • Self-immolations by Tibetans
    Last Updated: December 23, 2014, 3:14 EST. This list provides summary details of the self-immolations by Tibetans in the PRC since February, 2009 (all except one, by ...
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