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 ...
    02/12/2017 - 9:31 am | View Link
  • Despite tightening control, Tibetan aspirations continue to live
    Zang Gyi, our smiling guide at Lhasa’s crowning glory Potala Palace ... The official determinedly brushed aside any reference to the nearly 140 cases of self-immolations that ethnic Tibetans have carried out in recent years against what they say are ...
    07/4/2015 - 11:04 pm | View Link
  • Former Tibetan nun recalls 'jail torture' at Paris march
    China's Communist regime is accused of widespread repression of Tibetans' religion, culture and language that has sparked an unprecedented wave of self-immolations ... at the time at the Garu Nunnery north of Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, she was sentenced ...
    03/14/2015 - 4:50 am | View Link
  • Mass Rehousing and Relocation Programs in Tibetan Areas of China
    This is similar to the government’s response to the wave of Tibetan self-immolations that followed the suppression of the 2008 protests: adopting progressively tougher rhetoric and repressive measures while refusing to consider any key policy changes.
    06/26/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Detentions reported in Tibet capital after immolations
    Witnesses to the immolations had been arrested and Tibetans from outside Lhasa sent home, the reports said. The two Tibetan men set themselves on ... and the site of the self-immolations condoned off. The BBC contacted three government departments in ...
    05/30/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    The Fifth Dalai Lama and his Reunification of Tibet Samten G. Karmay. A t the time of the Fifth Dalai Lama’s birth, Tibet was in a state of religious, social and ...
    02/16/2017 - 12:42 pm | View Website
  • Tibet in 1938–1939: The Ernst Schäfer Expedition to Tibet ...
    Tibet in 1938–1939: The Ernst Schäfer Expedition to Tibet by Isrun Engelhardt. W hy post a paper on this website about an expedition to Tibet that happened over 70 ...
    02/14/2017 - 10:02 pm | View Website
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  • Central Tibetan Administration
    TOKYO: Tibetan political leader Dr. Lobsang Sangay, who is currently on a visit to Japan, said to understand China one must understand Tibet as the device used by ...
    02/13/2017 - 9:06 pm | View Website
  • BBC Interview: Sikyong Says World Leaders Should Welcome ...
    In an interview with Yalda Hakim of BBC World News on 1 November, Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay, the democratically elected political leader of the Tibetan people ...
    11/2/2016 - 11:47 pm | View Website
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