Occupied Tibet: Two teens self-immolate in protest

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October 9, 2011
United Press International    
Posted in LAND News, News, PND News

"One of two Tibetan teens who set themselves on fire Friday near a monastery in [occupied Tibet] to protest Chinese rule has died, activists said. ... Free Tibet said dozens of monks appear to be ready to kill themselves, the Times reported. The group said in a statement rumors had been circulating in the region, known as Aba or Ngagba in Tibetan, that 'many more people were prepared to give up their lives in protest.'" (10/08/11)

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