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Mar 30, 2012
Thousands gather for funeral of Tibetan activistFriday's ceremony began with the Tibetan national anthem followed by prayers. Jamphel Yeshi's body was then taken to a crematorium where traditional Tibetan Buddhist rites were performed.
Mar 29, 2012
20 year old Tibetan monk sets self on fire in ChinaA 20-year-old Tibetan monk in western China has become the latest to set himself on fire in protest against the authoritarian government.
Mar 08, 2012
China brand Tibet immolation protesters as outcasts, criminalsChinese officials have sought to portray the past year's wave of about two dozen immolations — including three since Saturday — as the result of outside orchestration rather than what activists say is local unrest.
Feb 23, 2012
As China clamps down, Tibet struggle grows radicalChina now seems to be facing increasingly cohesive discontent across an area twice the size of that it faced 10 or 15 years ago.