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Tibet Protest

China Clamps Down Hard On Tibet's 'Burning' Protest

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 01.18.2013 | World

BEIJING -- Chinese authorities are responding to an intensified wave of Tibetan self-immolation protests against Chinese rule by clamping down even ha...

Tibetan Cousins Set Self On Fire

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 12.27.2012 | World

BEIJING — Two Tibetan cousins set fire to themselves in their village to protest Chinese rule, bringing the total number of self-immolations thi...

4th Tibetan Self-Immolates In Week

AP | Posted 12.26.2012 | World

BEIJING — A 23-year-old man has become the fifth Tibetan in a week to set himself on fire and die in a county in far western China to protest ag...

Tibetan Man Sets Self On Fire In Protest

AP | Posted 10.21.2012 | World

BEIJING -- Another Tibetan has set himself on fire while shouting slogans calling for the Dalai Lama's return to Tibet, a London-based rights group sa...

3 Tibetans Set Self On Fire Within Week

AP | Posted 08.10.2012 | World

BEIJING -- A 24-year-old Tibetan nomad set fire to himself Friday to protest China's rule in the third reported self-immolation within a week, said th...

2 Tibetans Set Selves On Fire

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 07.28.2012 | World

BEIJING -- Two men engulfed themselves in a burst of flames outside a Buddhist temple popular with tourists and pilgrims in Lhasa, marking the first t...

World In Photos, June 24, 2009

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Here is the HuffPost's selection of photos of today's news and events from every corner of the globe. Check back Monday through Friday for this HuffPo...

China Repoens Tibet For Tourists After Fears Of Riots Ease

Times Online | Jane Macartney | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Signalling that the risk of anti-Chinese unrest has subsided in Tibet, Beijing has decided to reopen the Himalayan region's soaring mountains and gild...

China Arrests Tibetan Protesters Supporting Dalai Lama

The Guardian | Tania Branigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Chinese authorities have detained up to 24 Tibetans who shouted support for the Dalai Lama in a restive area of Sichuan province, an overseas campaign...