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‘Stand-off’ at Tibetan Monastery in Sichuan, China

The BBC is reporting that local residents outside the Kirti Monastery in Sichuan are engaged in a stand-off with security forces. There have been
April 14, 2011 2:43 PM

China: Monastery Sealed Off After Suicide Protest

The New York Times has a brief report on a crackdown at a Tibetan monastery in Sichuan after a monk set himself on fire in protest: Security officers
April 12, 2011 9:56 PM

Soldier Stabbed at Barracks in Leshan

As the Chinese government celebrates “Serf Liberation Day” to mark the 50th anniversary of its takeover of Tibet, two violent incidents
March 29, 2009 6:06 PM