A Sri Lankan monk set himself on fire on Friday to protest the slaughter of cattle, in the country’s first attempt at self-immolation by a monk, police said.
Two more Tibetans have died after setting themselves ablaze in China, Western rights groups said on Monday, the latest in a string of self-immolations carried out in protest against Chinese rule...
The United States on Friday denounced the “horrific” toll as the number of Tibetans who have set themselves on fire to protest Chinese rule rose to 101.
The political leader of Tibetan exiles on Friday accused China of holding “sham” trials in which eight Tibetans were convicted of inciting others to self-immolate to protest Chinese rule.
The Tibetan government-in-exile in India on Tuesday announced plans for a four-day campaign to bring global pressure on China in a bid to end a string of self-immolations in their Himalayan...
A Tibetan man has died after setting himself on fire in protest at China’s rule of the Himalayan region, a rights group and overseas media said, relaying the first self-immolation of this year.
A 16-year-old Tibetan girl has died after setting herself on fire, Chinese state media said on Monday, in an area that has become a flashpoint for protests against Beijing’s rule.
Beijing lambasted the US on Friday for “disgusting” comments by a US official on the human rights in Tibet, prompting China to file a diplomatic complaint with Washington.
Anyone caught aiding or inciting Tibetan self-immolations with murder, state media said on Wednesday, after more than 90 Tibetans set themselves alight in protest at Beijing’s rule.
A Tibetan man has died after setting himself on fire in northwest China’s Qinghai province, state media reported on Friday, in the latest in a series of protests against Chinese rule.
Tibetan man dies after setting himself on fire