Report says police in western China detain Tibetan writer as crackdown spreads

There are 1 comment on the The Washington Post story from Feb 18, 2012, titled Report says police in western China detain Tibetan writer as crackdown spreads. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

An overseas Tibetan news service says Chinese police have detained a Tibetan writer in a western county hit by anti-government protests as China's crackdown against persisting unrest spreads.

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Nanjing, China

#1 Feb 18, 2012
More than 20 Tibetans have separately set themselves on fire to protest controls on Buddhist monasteries, long centers of anti-Chinese government sentiment, and other repressive measures over the past year.


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