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Another Tibetan Burns In A Decade Of Self-Immolation Protests In Tibet

Another Tibetan Burns In A Decade Of Self-Immolation Protests In Tibet

Image: made available by courageous Tibetans

Reports coming out from Ngaba in Amdo region of occupied Tibet that today a Tibetan named as Yonten carried out a self-immolation protest against the brutal and illegal occupation of Tibet by the Chinese.

Another Tibetan Burns In A Decade Of Self-Immolation Protests In Tibet

Image: made available by courageous Tibetans

That news of this latest sacrifice has managed to get out is testament to the bravery and determination of Tibetans whose land has been placed under a suffocating totalitarian black-out. They took immense risks in making sure information on Yonten’s action reached a global audience.

Another Tibetan Burns In A Decade Of Self-Immolation Protests In Tibet

Like all the Tibetan heroes who stand up against the brutal tyranny of Chinese rule, his sacrifice will not be forgotten.

* Our appreciation to Jigme Ugen for sharing information on this protest.