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Tibetan Protesters

Family Of Tibetan Self-Immolation Protestor Denies Chinese Allegations

AP | DIDI TANG and ISOLDA MORILLO | Posted 10.23.2013 | World

GANNAN PREFECTURE, China -- GANNAN PREFECTURE, China (AP) — Soon after Sangay Gyatso lit himself on fire and burned to death in one of China's ethni...

Report: Chinese Police Fired At Tibetan Protesters

AP | Posted 12.07.2013 | World

BEIJING — BEIJING (AP) — An overseas Tibetan rights group said Tuesday that about 60 people were injured when Chinese security forces fired in...

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...

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...

In The Internet Age, Tibet Is Still The Hidden Kingdom

Richard Schiffman | Posted 01.09.2012 | Religion
Richard Schiffman

There is little hope that Tibet will move off the back burner of global concern. How many more Tibetans will burn themselves in a futile attempt to grab the attention of a world that is looking elsewhere?

Nepal's Violent Crackdown on Tibetan Anniversary

Rebecca Novick | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rebecca Novick

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Language, Identity & Revolution in Tibet

Jamyang Norbu | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamyang Norbu

The Tibetan capital doesn't have a single representative of the international media posted there. Tibetans can only send news of student demonstrations to the outside world by using rough-and-ready ways.

New Wave of Dissent in Tibet Met by Crackdown on Writers

Kate Saunders | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kate Saunders

As Tibet's best-known writer Woeser says, Tibetans are attempting to transcend the terror by writing about it. They are daring to refute China's official narrative, presenting a more complex challenge to the Communist Party than before.

China Refuses To Discuss Tibet Independence

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — China warned President Barack Obama on Tuesday not to meet the Dalai Lama, saying any such meeting would harm bilateral relations. An...

Dalai Lama's Envoys In China For Talks

Financial Times | Geoff Dyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Representatives of the Dalai Lama will arrive in China on Tuesday for talks with the Chinese authorities, the first such meeting in 15 months, the Tib...

Tashi Dondrup, Tibetan Singer, Arrested Over 'Subversive' CD

Times Online | Jane Macartney | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Chinese authorities have arrested a popular young Tibetan singer, accusing him of composing subversive songs. ...

Tibetans Take to the Streets Over "Terrorist" Monk

Rebecca Novick | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rebecca Novick

While Tenzin Delek has been labeled a "terrorist" by Chinese authorities, to the Tibetan people he is a hero.

China's Anniversary: The View From Tibet

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LHASA, Tibet �" As I rode in a truck peeling around the curves of a narrow mountain road in southwestern Tibet, wheels squealed as the driver tried ...

The Tibet Question: A Chinese Think Tank Dares to Ask

Rebecca Novick | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rebecca Novick

The report challenges the official government position that the Dalai Lama "incited" the protests and criticizes the government's response.

The Will to Survive: One Man's Harrowing Escape from Tibet

Rebecca Novick | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rebecca Novick

Tsewang managed to survive for fourteen months, 16,000 feet up in the mountains, with untreated bullet wounds, in extreme pain, living only on barley flour, butter and tea.

China Opens Tibet To Foreign Reporters With Staged Presentation

AP | GREG BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LHASA, China — The Chinese paramilitary police who usually patrol Tibet's often tense capital went to work in black and yellow track suits last ...

Two Tibetans Sentenced To Death By China For Arson

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China has sentenced two men to death for deadly arson attacks during an uprising in Tibet a year ago....

Tibet: Tensions High As Uprising Anniversary Approaches

AP | ANITA CHANG and DIKKY SINN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Tensions are high in Tibet's capital and paramilitary police are out in force, Hong Kong tourists reported Friday, while Chinese autho...

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...

Arrested in Tibet: A Young American's Journey of Fear

Rebecca Novick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rebecca Novick

In a Tibetan stall, Wen asked the price of something in Chinese. The shopkeeper ignored her, and then muttered bitterly in English, "No good Chinese." She wanted to find out what lay at the root of that sentiment.

Tibet Protests Spread to Other Provinces

AP | CARA ANNA and TINI TRAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TONGREN, China — Protests spread from Tibet into three neighboring provinces Sunday as Tibetans defied a Chinese government crackdown, while the...