• Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile Calls For More International Pressure on China
    January 10, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: In a press release issued today, the Tibetan Pariliament-in-Exile called for more international pressure on China after three more instances of self-immolation in Tibet this new year. More
  • Self-immolator Prompts Candle Light Vigil by 2000 Nomads in Tibet
    January 9, 2012
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    Press Release January 09, 2012 According to yesterday's reports from Tibet, on 8 January around 5 AM, Sonam Wangyal, a venerated spiritual figure, in Darlag county of Golok in Qinghai set himself on fire and succumbed to his injuries. More
  • Kashag Urges China To Reform It’s Policies in Tibet, Discourages Self-immolation protests
    January 7, 2012
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    The Kashag is saddened to learn of reports of two more cases of self- immolation in Ngaba, Sichuan. The latest incidents, which occurred on January 6, 2012, involve one monk and one layperson,with the latter reportedly having succumbed to his injuries. More
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    China says immolations will not change Tibet policy
    January 4, 2012
     
    Reuters  (Reporting by Ben Blanchard and Sui-Lee Wee; Editing by Paul Tait)  A spate of self-immolations by ethnic Tibetans in China over the past few months in protest at government controls will never succeed in forcing any policy changes, a senior Chinese official was quoted as saying in remarks published on Friday. More
  • Increased Government Repression Leading to Self-Immolation Protests in Tibet: CECC
    December 29, 2011
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    DHARAMSHALA: In a special report published by the US government's Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC), the commission has outlined an apparent correlation between increasing government repression More
  • Tibetan Protester Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison in Ngaba
    December 26, 2011
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    DHARAMSHALA: Tsering, 26, was sentenced to 5 years in prison on 29 November by the Ngaba County Intermediate People's court for his role in the March 2008 pan Tibet uprising. More
  • CTA Urges Chinese Govt to Ensure Safety of Tibetan Students in China
    December 20, 2011
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    DHARAMSHALA: The Central Tibetan Administration said it is deeply disturbed and concerned by recent reports of confrontations between Tibetan and Chinese students at a school in Chengdu, More
  • Tenzin Phuntsok Dies of Self-immolation Injuries
    December 9, 2011
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    DHARAMSHALA: Tenzin Phuntsok, a former Tibetan monk who self-immolated in protest against the Chinese government in Chamdo in eastern Tibet on 1 December, has succumbed to his injuries, reports coming out of Tibet says. More
  • A Tibetan Sets Self on Fire in Eastern Tibet
    December 2, 2011
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    DHARAMSHALA: A former monk from the Karma monastery has set himself on fire in Chamdo in eastern Tibet on 1 December and his condition is unknown, reports coming out of Tibet say. Tenzin Phuntsog, who is in his 40s, set himself on fire in Chamdo. He was taken away by the police and his whereabouts is not known. He and his wife Dolma have two sons and a daughter. More
  • A Tibetan Nun Self-Immolates in Ngaba; Two Tibetans Shot in Karze
    October 18, 2011
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    DHARAMSHALA, India: A Tibetan nun killed herself by self-immolation in Ngaba in northeastern Tibet on Monday, while two peaceful Tibetan protesters were shot and wounded by security forces in Karze in eastern Tibet on Sunday. More
  • Another Tibetan Monk Self-Immolates in Tibet
    October 4, 2011
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    DHARAMSHALA: A 17-year-old monk of Kirti monastery shouted slogans against the Chinese government and then set himself on fire in the main street of Ngaba county in north-eastern Tibet yesterday.  Reports from Tibet say Kelsang Wangchuk was holding a picture of His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the time of protest, and called for religious freedom in Tibet. More
  • Dharamsala Saddened by Fiery Death in Tibet: Urges China for Restraint
    August 16, 2011
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      Contacts: Thubten Samphel Mobile: 98050 24662 Tenzin P Atisha Mobile: 98050 22510 Secretary For immediate release: The Central Tibetan Administration is deeply saddened by the death of Tsewang Norbu who died because he had set himself on fire to draw the international community's attention to the worsening crisis in Tibet. 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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