• Two More Tibetans Immolate, Toll Reaches 89
    November 29, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Two more Tibetans have died after setting themselves on fire in separate incidents, taking the total self-immolations to 89, including 27 in November alone. Bendey Khar, 21, died after setting himself on fire at Tsoe in Kanlho in north-eastern Tibet yesterday (28 November). More
  • Tibetan Teen Dies in Self-immolation Protest at Sangkhog, Labrang
    November 28, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: In another fiery protest against the Chinese government's repressive rule in Tibet, an 18 year old Tibetan teenager died yesterday (27 Nov) after setting himself on fire around 11 pm (local time) in Sangkhog, Labrang in north-eastern Tibet. It was the second self-immolation of the day, taking the total self-immolation toll to 87 since 2009. More
  • Another Tibetan Immolates in Serthar, Toll Reaches 82
    November 26, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Wangyal, a Tibetan man in his 20s, have set himself on fire in protest against the Chinese government in Serthar, north-eastern Tibet around 12 noon (local time) today (26 November). Wangyal set himself on fire in front of the golden-horse statue at the local ground in Serthar. More
  • 18-year-old Tibetan Immolates in Rebgong
    November 23, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Lubum Tsering, an 18-year-old Tibetan, burnt himself to death at Dowa town, Rebgong in north-eastern Tibet on Thursday (22 November), taking the self-immolation toll to 79. Eyewitnesses said Lubum Tsering's last rites were performed by the monks of Dowa monastery at a nearby crematorium. Lubum Tsering is survived by his father Tsego. More
  • One more Tibetan Self-Immolates at Amchok in Labrang
    November 20, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Tsering Dhondup, 34, set himself on fire, protesting against the Chinese government's failed policies in Tibet around 8:30 am (local time) today (20 Nov) at Amchok, Labrang in north-eastern Tibet's Amdo region.He burned himself in front of a local mine field and died on the spot. Tsering Dhondup is survived by his wife Tamdin Tso and his two young children. More
  • Another Tibetan Immolates in Domey Tsoshar
    November 20, 2012
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      DHARAMSHALA: Wangchen Norbu, a 25 year old Tibetan youth, set himself on fire yesterday (19 November) near Gaden Choepheling monastery in Domey Tsoshar, north-eastern Tibet around 8 pm local time. He died on the spot. While engulfed in flames, he was calling for the return of His Holiness the Dalai lama to Tibet, the release of the 11th Panchen Lama and freedom for Tibetans, eyewitnesses said. More
  • Thousands of Students Lead Protests in Tibet
    November 9, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Fresh reports coming out of Tibet say thousands of Tibetan students today took to the streets in Rebgong (Ch: Tongren) in north-eastern Tibet, More
  • Sikyong Lobsang Sangay Calls on China and International Bodies to Visit Dharamsala
    November 8, 2012
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    Press Release 8 November 2012 Sikyong Lobsang Sangay Calls on China and International Bodies to Visit Dharamsala 6 more Tibetans self-immolate in Tibet The Kashag condemns China's dismissal of the recent UN statement on Tibet as interference in its internal More
  • Addressing Tibetan Grievances is the Priority, Not Rewarding Informants
    October 29, 2012
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    Press Release 26 October 2012  Addressing Tibetan Grievances is the Priority, Not Rewarding Informants  The Central Tibetan Administration condemns the recent Chinese authorities’ offer of financial rewards to individual informants regarding possible acts of self-immolation. More
  • 7 Tibetans Self-Immolate in Last 7 days, Toll reaches 62
    October 28, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: With the confirmation of twin self-immolations in Driru county in Nagchu Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region earlier reported by Central Tibetan Administration, More
  • Tibetan youth self-immolates in Tibet (warning: graphic image)
    October 27, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Few hours after 24-year-old Lhamo Tseten burned himself to death in Sangchu county in north-eastern Tibet's Amdo province More
  • 4th Tibetan Self-Immolates in Sangchu County, Amdo
    October 26, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Lhamo Tseten, 24, set himself on fire in front of a military base and a local court at Amchok, Sangchu county in north-eastern Tibet today at around 02:30 pm (local time). He is the 4th Tibetan from Sangchu county to self-immolate in less than 7 days. Lhamo Tseten is survived by his parents, his young wife and a two-year old daughter. More
  • Another Tibetan self-immolates in Sangchu County
    October 23, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Dorjee Rinchen, a 57-year-old Tibetan man set himself on fire in front of the local police station in Sangchu county, north-eastern Tibet around 04:30 pm (local time) today. He died on the spot. This is the third incident of self-immolation in Sangchu county in four days. He is a native of Labrang Zayul region in Amdo. More
  • One More Tibetan Self-immolates to Protest China’s Repressive Rule
    October 22, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Two days after Lhamo Kyab set himself on fire in Labrang, Dhondup, another Tibetan man self- immolated early this morning (22 October) near Labrang monastery in Sangchu county in north-eastern Tibet. Dhondup, in his 50s, set himself on fire and died on the spot. Photos of the incident show a completely burnt body of Dhondup in flames. More
  • CTA appeals for global intervention to end crisis in Tibet as one more Tibetan self-immolates
    October 21, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: The Central Tibetan Administration reiterates its deep sadness and serious concern over the grim situation in Tibet with the death of one another Tibetan due to self-immolation yesterday. More
  • Security forces seal off Tsoe Monastery after one more Tibetan self-immolates
    October 13, 2012
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    A Tibetan man has died after setting himself on fire in protest against the Chinese government near Tsoe Monastery at Tsoe in north-eastern Tibet's Kanlho prefecture (Ch: Gansu Province). More
  • Relatives Seriously Concerned for Monks Arrested for Exposing Chinese brutality in Tibet in 2008
    October 12, 2012
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      DHARAMSHALA: One of the two Tibetan monks from Labrang Monastery in northeastern Tibet's Labrang region, Jigme Gyatso, who was arrested for his role in exposing the Chinese government crackdown on peaceful Tibetan protesters across Tibet in 2008, is in critical situation. He and Golog Jigme were arrested by the Chinese police in August 2011 and September this year respectively. More
  • CTA Strongly Urges China to Address Grievances of Tibetans in Tibet as Self-Immolation Toll Reaches 54
    October 9, 2012
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    Press Release 8 October 2012 DHARAMSHALA: Sangay Gyatso, a 27-year-old father of two children, self-immolated near Dokar Gelug Monastery at Tsoe, Kanlho in north-eastern Tibet, More
  • A Tibetan Writer Self-immolates in Nagchu: Report
    October 4, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Reports coming out of Tibet say a Tibetan writer today set himself on fire and died in Driru county in Nagchu in eastern Tibet. The incident has raised the total number of self-immolations in Tibet to 53, out which 43 have died. More
  • 2 Teenagers among 4 Tibetans get Lengthy Jail Terms in Ngaba
    October 3, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Two Tibetan teenage monks of Kirti Monastery in Ngaba in north-eastern Tibet – Lobsang Tsultrim, 19 and Lobsang Jangchub, 17 – were sentenced by the Chinese government to 11 and 8 years in prison in early September, reports coming out of Tibet say. More
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    Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay’s Message on the Occasion of Losar(English)
    January 24, 2013
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    With profound grief, I report that the number of Tibetans who have set themselves on fire to protest against repression in Tibet is now reaching 100. In 2012 alone, 83 Tibetans self-immolated, and twenty-eight of these occurred within the single month of November. Now in the new year of 2013, I am saddened to inform you that three Tibetans have set themselves on fire. View
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    THE BURNING QUESTION: Why are Tibetans Turning to Self-immolation?
    September 24, 2012
     
    The Burning Question: Why are Tibetans Turning to Self-immolation? View
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    Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay’s Press Conference
    July 29, 2012
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    Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay briefed to the press on current situation of self immolation in Tibet and answered the support of Karnataka State Govt. to the Tibetan settlements at Press Club of Bangalore on 29 July 2012. View
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    Video footage of Self-immolation in Tibet
    June 23, 2012
     
    Subtitle in English and Chinese. http://www.tibetonline.tv/Ngawang_Norphel.zip The following text is the transcript of an exchange between Ngawang Norphel (attempted to self-immolate on 20 June 2012) and the monk by his side. The person he refers to as 'Khedup' and 'Tenzin Khedup' is the other man who self-immolated with him and died on 20 June 2012. View
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    The Stream – Tibetan PM speaks out after self-immolations
    March 12, 2012
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    Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay discusses the growing crisis in his country. Guests: Lobsang Sangay Thumbnail: REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma courtesy: The Stream ( http://www.youtube. View
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    Day-long Hunger Strike on first day of Tibetan New Year Feb. 22, 2012
    February 26, 2012
     
    Statement of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile (TPiE) on the occasion of the  day-long Hunger Strike by its Members and the public on the first day of the Water-Dragon Tibetan New Year on 22nd February, 2012 at the Theckchen Choling, Main Temple, Dharamsala. View
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    Tibetan’s fierce objection to unjust and repressive rule by China (Version2)
    February 8, 2012
     
    Major Tibetan protests against the Chinese occupation of Tibet: 1959, 1987, 1988, 1989 and 2008 to the present. The following video illustrates the ongoing cycle of repression in Tibet and the Chinese authorities' harsh response to hundreds of demonstrations that have occurred across the Tibetan plateau. View
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    English: Open Letter to Mr. Hu Jintao From Tibetan Parliament in Exile
    January 27, 2012
     
    HE Hu Jintao, President of China Your Excellency, On behalf of all the Tibetans inside and outside Tibet, the Tibetan Parliament in Exile wishes to express our deep anguish and concern at the prevailing critical situation inside Tibet. As a human being, we are sure you will very much understand why people resort to extreme measures such as self-immolation. View
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    English: Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans
    January 26, 2012
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    Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans by the P. R. China's government As Chinese everywhere were celebrating the first couple of days of the Year of Dragon on January 23rd and 24th, 2012. View
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    Tibetan: Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans
    January 26, 2012
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    Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans by the P. R. China's government As Chinese everywhere were celebrating the first couple of days of the Year of Dragon on January 23rd and 24th, 2012. View
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    English: Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay
    January 26, 2012
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    Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans by the P. R. China's government As Chinese everywhere were celebrating the first couple of days of the Year of Dragon on January 23rd and 24th, 2012. View
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