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Fifth monk from Drango disappeared
19th October 2012
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Man was detained in April in front of many eyewitnesses
It has emerged that a fifth monk from Drango...
Report urges UK human rights transparency
19th October 2012
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The UK Foreign Affairs Committee highlights risk of “double standards”.
U.S. Ambassador calls on others to see Tibet
18th October 2012
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Leading official makes first visit to occupied area
The U.S ambassador to China has encouraged others...
Disappeared Tibetan monk is ‘very loyal and honourable’
17th October 2012
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More personal details have emerged about the Drango Four.
The four Tibetan monks were taken away by...
Fires of Tibet protest continue
13th October 2012
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A 52-year-old Tibetan is the latest to set himself on fire.
Tamdrin Dorjee today became the latest...
Tibetans defy police threats
10th October 2012
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Authorities move in after protest
Chinese officials and police turned up shortly after 27-year-old...
Tibetan father dies in protest
6th October 2012
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The latest protester to set himself on fire
A 27-year-old father of two today became the latest...
Four Tibetans handed long prison sentences
5th October 2012
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Latest cases of disproportionate sentencing in Tibet
Four Tibetan men have been given long prison...
Protesting monk dies
2nd October 2012
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Tibetan who sparked mass protest passes away
Jamyang Palden, a 38-year-old monk who set himself on...
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...
Zilkar Monastery crackdown.
1st September 2012
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A large number of security personnel encircled and raided Zilkar Monastery at approximately 10am (local time). Five...
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...
Seven year sentence for sharing information
24th August 2012
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Emails land monk in jail
A senior monk has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment for sharing...
Another week of protests in Tibet
15th August 2012
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Tensions rise as Tibetans are beaten
Protests against the Chinese occupation of Tibet have continued...
Military deployed as nomad sets himself on fire
10th August 2012
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Another self-immolation in Eastern Tibet
A 24-year-old nomad has become the latest Tibetan to set...
Tibetan athlete makes history
10th August 2012
First Tibetan Olympian
A 22-year-old woman will make history this weekend when she becomes the first...
Monks detained after mother's protest
8th August 2012
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More details on latest protester
Dolkar Kyi, who set herself on fire and died in Tibet yesterday, was...
Two more self-immolate in Tibet
7th August 2012
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Second self-immolation protest in two days
A 26-year-old woman has set herself on fire and died in...
Tibet protester dies
2nd August 2012
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Latest death in Tibet Rising protests
Nyawang Norpal (right), who...
China's Olympic promises
27th July 2012
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Four years on, we reflect on China's commitments to improve human rights as part of its successful bid to host the 2008...