Tibet

Beijing warning on Tibet vigils

  • Wed, 02/08/2012 - 00:00

Beijing has threatened to crack down on protesters as tensions continue to run high in remote Tibetan areas ahead of a global vigil in support of people...

Self-immolation protests in Tibetan areas in China since March 2011. A. Ngaba co

Woman Shot After Self-Immolation

  • Sat, 01/14/2012 - 19:58

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The Netherlands Urged to Address China-Tibet issues

  • Fri, 11/18/2011 - 11:00

Tibetans and their supporters are urging the Dutch government to take part in international efforts to free Tibet. They commemorated the Tibetan monks who recently set themselves on fire and held a hunger strike in front of the Parliament in The Hague on Wednesday.

Tibetan writers imprisoned in China

  • Tue, 11/01/2011 - 12:00

The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the imprisonment of two Tibetan writers, one of whom was sentenced after a year of detention without trial, according to reports.

Dalai Lama demands meaningful autonomy for Tibet through bilateral resolution process

  • Fri, 10/28/2011 - 12:00

Acknowledging China's "growing international influence", Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama today pressed for "meaningful autonomy" for Tibet through bilateral resolution process to preserve its culture and religion.

In China, self-immolations add radical bent to Tibetan protests

  • Wed, 10/26/2011 - 12:00

Nine suicides by young Buddhists in Sichuan province have unnerved the Chinese government and given momentum to the Tibetan movement.

Tibetan Activists Adopt Self Immolation As Political Tool

  • Tue, 10/25/2011 - 12:00

In recent months several Tibetan monks and nuns have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule in Tibet.

Troops Pour Into Lhasa

  • Thu, 10/20/2011 - 12:00

Chinese security forces in large numbers have moved into Tibet’s regional capital Lhasa in an apparent bid to discourage local protests against rule by Beijing, according to sources in Tibet.

China accuses Dalai Lama of encouraging suicide by fire

  • Wed, 10/19/2011 - 12:00

China has again accused the Dalai Lama of encouraging people in ethnically Tibetan parts of China to commit suicide.

China is fuelling the fires of Tibetan resistance

  • Mon, 10/17/2011 - 12:00

A wave of self-immolation by young men in Tibet is a warning to China that pre-emptive oppression can lead to desperate acts

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