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Tibet Self Immolations

Dalai Lama: Self-Immolations Have Little Effect

Reuters | Posted 08.13.2013 | World

By Thuy Ong SYDNEY, June 13 (Reuters) - Tibetans setting themselves on fire to protest against Chinese rule are having little effect o...

Tibetan Teens Die In Rare Double Self-Immolation

Agence France Presse | | Posted 04.22.2013 | World

Two Tibetan teenagers died after they set fire to themselves in protest at Chinese rule, reports and Western rights groups said, in a rare instance of...

Self-Immolations In Tibet Near Grim Milestone

www.nytimes.com | Posted 04.05.2013 | World

A crowd of Tibetans came here to India's capital last week, bearing flags and political banners and a bittersweet mixture of hope and despair. A grim ...

Tibetans Mourn As Self-Immolations Near 100

Religion News Service | Calum McLeod | Posted 01.30.2013 | Religion

BORA MONASTERY, China (RNS) Six Tibetan pilgrims prostrated themselves face down on the road, then rose, took three paces forward and repeated the dus...

China Beefs Up Security To Deter Self-Immolations

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.27.2012 | World

BEIJING -- Chinese authorities are tightening controls in an ethnic Tibetan region where at least 10 people set themselves on fire and hundreds demons...

Teenage Girl Sets Self On fire To Protest China

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 02.10.2013 | World

BEIJING — A teenage girl set herself on fire on the grasslands of an ethnic Tibetan region in western China, becoming the eighth child to self-i...

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...

Tibetan Sets Self Ablaze

AP | Posted 06.15.2012 | World

BEIJING -- A Tibetan man set himself on fire Friday morning in northwest China's Qinghai province, advocacy groups for Tibetan rights reported. It ad...

Photos Allegedly Show Tibetan Ablaze

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.01.2012 | World

Associated Press BEIJING -- A Tibetan writer posted photos online Friday allegedly showing scenes from two self-immolations in Lhasa, the latest in...

Tibetan Self-Immolation Wave Among History's Biggest

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 06.02.2012 | World

BEIJING -- Dozens of Tibetans have set themselves on fire over the past year to protest Chinese rule, sometimes drinking kerosene to make the flames e...

Global Intervention To Stop Tibetan Self Immolation: How You Can Take Action

AP | Posted 02.08.2012 | Impact

By Associated Press DHARMSALA, India -- Chinese repression has lead to the self-immolations of nearly two dozen Tibetans and deadly clashes with Chin...