A Tibetan monk walks past a police car on a street in Chengdu, Sichuan province in this file picture from January 2012. Photo: AFP A Tibetan monk walks past a police car on a street in Chengdu, Sichuan province in this file picture from January 2012. Photo: AFP
A Tibetan monk walks past a police car on a street in Chengdu, Sichuan province in this file picture from January 2012. Photo: AFP

Police fire on Tibetans after self-immolations in Sichuan: rights group

London-based rights group Free Tibet says officers opened fire and used teargas on Tibetan monks protesting outside a Sichuan province police station

A Tibetan monk walks past a police car on a street in Chengdu, Sichuan province in this file picture from January 2012. Photo: AFP A Tibetan monk walks past a police car on a street in Chengdu, Sichuan province in this file picture from January 2012. Photo: AFP
A Tibetan monk walks past a police car on a street in Chengdu, Sichuan province in this file picture from January 2012. Photo: AFP
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