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Kirti monk who self-immolated on March 16 dies in custody; 18-year old monk dies on March 10 in self-immolation protest

Lobsang Tsultrim, the 20-year old monk from Kirti monastery who self-immolated on Friday, March 16, died while in the custody of authorities at the Ngaba Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture government offices in Barkham (Chinese: Ma’erkang) on Monday, March 19, according to Kirti monks in exile in India. Lobsang Tsultrim’s body was not turned over to the […]

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