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Man who led mining protests in Amchok County of eastern Tibet dies

Dharamshala — A Tibetan man who was leading protests against Chinese mining operations in a restive Amchok Sangchu county in Tibet has reportedly died after being severely tortured in Chinese police custody.

Last Updated on Sunday, 30 April 2017 20:54
Tibet Tsedup Kyid 2017

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