Tibet: Two more monks self-immolate

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January 8, 2012
ABC Online [Australia]    
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"A Tibetan has died after he and another man set themselves on fire in [occupied Tibet], state media said, taking the total number of such acts in the restive region to 14 in less than a year. The incidents happened on Friday near the Kirti monastery in [what the Chinese occupation refers to as] Sichuan province's Aba county, the scene of sporadic bouts of unrest since a young monk named Phuntsog set himself alight last March, the Xinhua news agency said." (01/09/12)

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