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    Inside Story: Tibetan Discontent Smolders
    February 18, 2012
     
    Philip Wen, The Sydney Morning Herald, February 18, 2012 STEPPING foot on the main street in the small town of Aba, you cannot shake the ominous feeling that your every move is being watched. Heavily armed police are set up at every intersection. More
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    China: End Crackdown on Tibetans Who Visited India
    February 18, 2012
     
    Human Rights Watch, February 16, 2012 (New York) – The Chinese government should immediately release Tibetans who have been detained by local police and are being forced to undergo political re-education after travelling to India to listen to religious teachings there, More
  • Tibetan Monk Self-Immolates, Beaten by Chinese Police
    February 14, 2012
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    File photo of Lobsang Gyatso DHARAMSHALA: A Tibetan monk from Kirti Monastery in Ngaba in northeastern Tibet set himself on fire to protest against the Chinese government, More
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    Tibetan acts of self-immolation rise amid the battle for hearts and minds
    February 13, 2012
     
    Special report: in Aba, a remote town on the Tibetan plateau, the Guardian witnesses how Chinese authorities are trying to quell dissent through security, More
  • Chinese soldiers seal off nunnery in Ngaba after Tibetan nun self-immolates
    February 12, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Reports coming out of Tibet says an 18-year-old nun of Mamae Dechen Choekhorling nunnery in Ngaba in northeastern Tibet has set herself on fire in protest against the Chinese government. More
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    China lock-down seals off Tibetan unrest
    February 10, 2012
     
    By Michael Bristow BBC News, 10 February 2012From the air, the snow-capped mountains of China's Sichuan province push through the clouds in dramatic formations. More
  • Tibetan Self-Immolates in Ngaba
    February 9, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: A Tibetan man, Rigzin Dorjee, 19, set himself on fire in protest against the Chinese government in Ngaba in northeastern Tibet, and his condition and whereabouts are still unknown, More
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    Tibetans Burn Selves for Freedom
    February 7, 2012
     
     By Ming Xia, The Diplomat Online, February 7, 2012  News today that three Tibetan herders may have set themselves alight highlights the increasing frequency with which Tibetans (usually monks or nuns) have been turning to self-immolation, bringing to 19 the total that have done so in the past year. More
  • DIIR Kalon Briefs Media on Situation in Tibet
    February 6, 2012
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     (6 Feb, 2012 ) Press Statement: The Central Tibetan Administration is deeply concerned and alarmed over the recent news of three more self-immolations in Serthar (Sichuan) on Friday, February 3, 2012. More
  • Another Wave of Self-Immolation Amidst Increased Police Presence
    February 6, 2012
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    FEBRUARY 6, 2012, DHARAMSALA, INDIA -- The Central Tibetan Administration is deeply concerned and alarmed over the recent news of three more self-immolations having taken place in Serthar (Sichuan) on Friday, February 3, 2012. More
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    Three Tibetans Self-Immolate
    February 5, 2012
     
    Radio Free Asia, 2012-02-04The fiery protests come as Chinese authorities widen crackdown. More
  • World Parliamentarians call for UN Fact-finding Mission to Tibet
    February 3, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Expressing its deep concern over the reports of killing of Tibetans by the Chinese security forces in northeastern Tibet and the lockdown of Tibet, More
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    Monk who self-immolated ‘called for Dalai Lama return’
    February 2, 2012
     
    BEIJING (AFP), 2 February - A senior Tibetan monk who self-immolated last month urged Tibetans to unite and called for the return of the Dalai Lama More
  • Tibetan Parliament’s Open Letter to President Hu Jintao
    February 2, 2012
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     27th Jan 2012 HE Hu JintaoPresident 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 More
  • Rebgong mourns self-immolations on New Year
    February 2, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Even though 23 January marks the New Year for Tibetans in Amdo, Tibetans in Rebgong have shunned the celebrations to mourn and offer prayers More
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    CNN crew detained amid Chinese Tibet crackdown
    February 2, 2012
     
    By Stan Grant, CNN, January 31, Sichuan: It's after 10 p.m. when we see a light in the distance. We've traveled for more than three hours up a windy, icy road in western China. More
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    China: Tibet Protests Prompt Heightened Security
    January 31, 2012
     
    Associated Press, 31 January 2012BEIJING: A senior official in Chinese-ruled Tibet is ordering heightened security in Buddhist monasteries and along key roadways as the government More
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    Timeline of Tibetan protests in China
    January 31, 2012
     
    Timeline of Tibetan protests in China By the CNN Wire Staff January 31, 2012 -- Updated 0608 GMT (1408 HKT) Click on picture to watch video (CNN) -- The escalation of tensions in ethnically Tibetan regions of China is the More
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    Chinese crackdown on Tibetan region nears breaking point
    January 31, 2012
     
    By Calum MacLeod, USA TODAY BEIJING – Looking down on Drango town from his hillside monastery on China's eastern Tibetan plateau, monk Gelek Rabten appeared hopeful last fall. More
  • Security forces take away hundreds of Tibetans from Lhasa to unknown location
    January 31, 2012
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    Hundreds of Tibetan pilgrims who were earlier arrested by the Chinese police on their way to Tibet from Nepal have been forcibly taken away in train to a undisclosed location, 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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