CHINA MONK BURNS HIMSELF TO DEATH IN A POLITICAL PROTEST

A TIBETAN MONK DIED TUESDAY AFTER SETTING HIMSELF ON FIRE NEAR HIS MONASTERY IN SICHUAN PROVINCE, TIBETAN EXILE AND ADVOCACY GROUPS SAID WEDNESDAY.

IT WAS THE THIRD FATAL SELF-IMMOLATION IN TIBETAN PARTS OF CHINA IN LESS THAN TWO WEEKS.

It was the third fatal self-immolation in Tibetan parts of China in less than two weeks.

A Tibetan monk died Tuesday after setting himself on fire near his monastery in Sichuan Province, Tibetan exile and advocacy groups said Wednesday. It was the third fatal self-immolation in Tibetan parts of China in less...

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