Confirmed reports that Ms Tashi Kyi aged 55 has died following her self-immolation protest against Chinese rule in occupied Tibet. Her action took place late on Thursday in Sankhog township in Sangchu, Amdo region.
According to the Tibetan online journal Phayul:
“Chinese police arrived this morning at her home and forcibly took her body away despite Tibetans’ appeal to let the family perform the last rites”.
News is breaking that a Tibetan woman named as Sangye Tso aged 36, from Chone County in in the Kanlho area of East Tibet’s Amdo Region died today after self-immolating in protest against China’s vicious and illegal occupation of Tibet A mother of two, she engulfed herself in flame about 4 AM local time opposite the local headquarters of the occupying Chinese paramilitary. Following her action the Chinese authorities placed her family home under lock-down.
A confirmed report today has emerged from occupied Tibet that another Tibetan has self-immolated in protest at China’s brutal and illegal occupation of Tibet.The action took place in the Bora region of Labrang, in Amdo eastern Tibet
Mr.Kunchok Kyab, aged 23, self-immolated close to the Bora Monastery, approximately Noon (local time). His condition is unclear, although first accounts reported that Initial reports suggest that he died following his action
Reports emerging from occupied Tibet of another self-immolation, said to have taken place today around 2.30pm Tibet time.
According to the Tibet Times a 24 year old Tibetan named as Lhamo Tseten sacrificed himself in Labrang, Amdo, Eastern Tibet. A location which has witnessed a brutal crack-own by Chinese paramilitary following an earlier self-immolation this week.