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Woman freed after four years in prison over a self-immolation in Tibet

Dharamshala — Chinese authorities have released a Tibetan woman jailed for four years over her alleged involvement in a self-immolation protest in Pema County, northeastern Tibet.

Last Updated on Monday, 01 May 2017 09:27

Five reportedly detained in Tibet after two separate burning protests

Dharamshala — Chinese authorities in Karze County of eastern Tibet reportedly detained at-least five people over two separate self-immolation protests against China's heavy-handed controls on people of Tibet.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 April 2017 11:21

Man who set himself on fire in Karze County of eastern Tibet dies

Dharamshala — A Tibetan man reportedly died after setting himself on fire last week in traditional Province of Tibet to protest Chinese rule, according to a Tibet sources. This was the second known act of self-immolation in a Tibetan County since March.

Last Updated on Monday, 24 April 2017 22:40

Yet another layman sets himself on fire in Tibet to protest China's rule

Dharamshala — In reports coming out of Tibet, a Tibetan man set himself on fire Saturday in the Kham region of eastern Tibet in continued protest against China's occupation of Tibet.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 April 2017 11:22

250 final nuns removed from Tibet's Larung Gar, ending expulsions

Dharamshala — According to local sources, after the removal of a final 250 nuns on April 6th, the forced removals of monks and nuns from Sichuan Province’s Larung Gar are now complete.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 April 2017 17:37

Self-immolation survivor who called for freedom in Tibet released

Dharamshala – A young Tibetan monk who set himself on fire in protest against Chinese rule, while calling for freedom in Tibet and His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s return to Tibet, was released from prison last month with one of his legs amputated.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 April 2017 17:12