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Troops arrive on the scene after Namlha Tsering's self-immolation.

Tibetan farmer from nomadic area sets fire to himself in Labrang

A 49-year old Tibetan man called Namlha Tsering set himself on fire today in the main street of Labrang, Gansu (the Tibetan area of Amdo), which is not far from Labrang monastery. Images emerged showing a man huddled on the road amidst traffic with his body ablaze. Chinese police and paramilitary arrived quickly on the […]

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