Tag Archives: Protest

  • No local residents, monks, nuns self-immolate in Tibet: official

    No local residents, monks or nuns in Tibet Autonomous Region have self-immolated so far, despite a string of similar incidents in neighbouring Tibetan-inhabited regions, said a Tibetan official. ...

  • China accuses Tibetan govt of publishing ‘Self-immolation Guide’

    China on Friday accused the Tibetan government-in-exile of publishing an online "Self-immolation Guide" to instigate people to join protests against its rule in Tibet. ...

  • US urges Tibetans to end self-immolation

    The US has asked Tibetans to end the voluntary sacrifice and called on the Chinese Government to permit them to express grievances freely, publicly, peacefully and without fear of retribution. ...

  • China arrests five Tibetans for ‘inciting’ immolation

    Chinese police arrested five Tibetans, mostly Buddhist monks, whom they allege worked at the behest of foreign forces to persuade three people to set themselves on fire in anti-Beijing protests. ...

  • Two Tibetans self-immolate in China: rights groups

    Two more Tibetans have died after setting themselves on fire in Tibet, Western rights groups said Monday. ...

  • Two teenagers die after self-immolation protest in Ngaba

    Two Tibetan teenagers from Ngaba, Rinchen and Sonam Dhargay, have died after setting themselves on fire in protest against Chinese rule in Tibet, ...

  • Tibetan sets self on fire in Amdo Labrang

    Reports circulating on the Internet suggest that a Tibetan has set himself on fire in Tibet's Amdo province. ...

  • US slams ‘horrific’ toll of Tibet self-immolations

    The United States on Friday denounced the "horrific" toll as the number of Tibetans who have set themselves on fire to protest Chinese rule rose to 101. ...

  • Former monk is 100th Tibetan to self-immolate

    A 37-year-old former monk was the 100th Tibetan to self-immolate in the Sichuan province of southwest China, rights groups said Thursday. ...

  • Tenzing Lhamo For them, we have to act

    We have the right to exercise freedom of speech and the freedom to perform acts of political activism which are barred in Tibet. ...