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Tibet Monks

At Least 4 Tibetans, Including 3 Teens, Self-Immolate In Protest

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.08.2012 | World

Since February 2009, more than 60 Tibetans have self-immolated in protest of China's rule over Tibet, according to estimates. On Wednesday, at least f...

Grandfather Of Tibetan Leader Sets Self On Fire To Protest China

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 10.13.2012 | World

BEIJING -- The grandfather of a revered Tibetan Buddhist figure died Saturday after setting himself on fire in protest of Chinese rule, the London-bas...

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...

2 Tibetan Monks Reportedly Set Themselves On Fire

AP | Posted 03.08.2012 | World

BEIJING -- A Tibet activist group says two people have set themselves on fire in southwest China in the latest in a series of apparent self-immolation...

Tibetan Monks Set Selves On Fire

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 11.26.2011 | World

ALEXA OLESEN, Associated Press BEIJING — Two Tibetan monks set themselves on fire Monday in a protest over China's tight rein over Buddhist pract...

China: Tibetan Monk Set Himself On Fire

AP | Posted 10.15.2011 | World

BEIJING (AP) — A Buddhist monk died Monday after setting himself on fire in an ethnically Tibetan region of western China, reports said. The inci...