India Ink: Image of the Day: May 20
Tibetans protest Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s visit to India.
Asia: Three More Tibetans Die in Self-Immolations
The latest deaths bring the total number of Tibetans who have killed themselves by fire since February 2009 to 119, said Radio Free Asia.
China Makes Inroads in Nepal, Stemming Tibetan Presence
The Chinese are trying to stem the flow of disaffected Tibetans fleeing to Nepal and to enlist the help of the Nepalese in cracking down on the political activities of those already there.
The Activists Who Bring Security To the Oppressed
msm1267 writes "Tibetans inside China or in exile, along with Syrians, Iranians and other groups oppressed by autocratic regimes, rely on technology to communicate and organize protests. Yet state-sponsored attackers have infiltrated the devices and platforms used by the oppressed to put their freedom or lives in danger. Groups such as Tibet in Action or Citizen Lab Munk School of Global Affairs have put together resources to help educate and enhance the security of oppressed people."
Tibetan Monk Dies in Self-Immolation in China
At least 114 Tibetans have taken their lives by self-immolation in protest against Chinese policies toward Tibet.