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Cousins call for freedom as they set themselves on fire

27th October 2012
There have been seven self-immolations across a wide area of Tibet this week.Read more

Cash rewards for informants

26th October 2012
Latest attempt to divide Tibetans The Chinese Police has issued notices offering large sums of money...Read more

Fourth Tibetan this week sets himself on fire

26th October 2012
Protests in Sangchu County are escalating A 24-year-old man has become the fourth Tibetan to set...Read more

I'll be there for you

24th October 2012
Chinese friends... the new approach to control A friend who calls on you offering support, asking...Read more

Tensions rise in Labrang

23rd October 2012
Second self-immolation protest in as many days A second Tibetan man has set himself on fire in...Read more

Tibetan sets fire to himself at Labrang

22nd October 2012
Latest protest at monastery renowned for resistance A Tibetan in his 50s called Dhondup set fire to...Read more

Another Tibetan sets himself on fire

20th October 2012
27-year-old father of two dies in latest protest A Tibetan man set himself on fire and died today in...Read more

Fifth monk from Drango disappeared

19th October 2012
Man was detained in April in front of many eyewitnesses It has emerged that a fifth monk from Drango...Read more

Report urges UK human rights transparency

19th October 2012
The UK Foreign Affairs Committee highlights risk of “double standards”. In a...Read more

U.S. Ambassador calls on others to see Tibet

18th October 2012
Leading official makes first visit to occupied area The U.S ambassador to China has encouraged others...Read more

Disappeared Tibetan monk is ‘very loyal and honourable’

17th October 2012
More personal details have emerged about the Drango Four. The four Tibetan monks were taken away by...Read more

Fires of Tibet protest continue

13th October 2012
A 52-year-old Tibetan is the latest to set himself on fire. Tamdrin Dorjee today became the latest...Read more

Tibetans defy police threats

10th October 2012
Authorities move in after protest Chinese officials and police turned up shortly after 27-year-old...Read more

Tibetan father dies in protest

6th October 2012
The latest protester to set himself on fire A 27-year-old father of two today became the latest...Read more

Four Tibetans handed long prison sentences

5th October 2012
Latest cases of disproportionate sentencing in Tibet Four Tibetan men have been given long prison...Read more

Protesting monk dies

2nd October 2012
Tibetan who sparked mass protest passes away Jamyang Palden, a 38-year-old monk who set himself on...Read more

Teenage protester gets three years in prison

13th September 2012
A teenage girl has been given a three-year prison sentence for handing out leaflets. On 25 August, 17...Read more

Zilkar Monastery crackdown.

1st September 2012
A large number of security personnel encircled and raided Zilkar Monastery at approximately 10am (local time). Five...Read more

Number of self-immolation protests breaks 50 mark

28th August 2012
Two more die in Ngaba protest Two teenagers set fire to themselves yesterday morning in protest at...Read more

Seven year sentence for sharing information

24th August 2012
Emails land monk in jail A senior monk has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment for sharing...Read more