Monk Spirited Away by Security Forces

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October 5th 2005
Published: October 6th 2005
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not about India or Nepal, but I wanted to post it anyway:

The incident occurred during a heightened security alert before September 1, when China celebrated the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Tibet Autonomous Region.

“Given the poor treatment often meted out to Tibetans in detention, we are very concerned about Sonam’s physical condition.”

also, a very vivid website:


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