Great photos of Tibetan protesters marking uprising anniversary


Tibetans living-in-exile listen to a speaker as they gather in a demonstration against Chinese rule in Tibet on March 10, 2014 near Dharamsala, India..Tibetans from all over the world commemorate the 55th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day on 10 March. Tibetan offer tribute to the Tibetan Martyrs who have sacrificed their lives for the freedom in Tibet. (EPA/SANJAY BAID)

Nepalese policemen detain exiled Tibetans as they shout slogans during a protest outside the Chinese embassy visa office in Katmandu, Nepal, Monday, March 10, 2014. Police broke up a small Tibetan protest in Nepal’s capital and detained the protesters on Monday’s anniversary of a failed 1959 uprising against Chinese rule in Tibet. Tibetan refugees in Nepal regularly demonstrate against Chinese rule over their homeland. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)

Exile Tibetan students carry representation of Tibetan flags pray at a gathering to mark the 55th anniversary of the failed uprising in the Tibetan capital Lhasa in 1959, in Dharmsala, India, Monday, March 10, 2014. The uprising of the Tibetan people against the Chinese rule was brutally quelled by Chinese army forcing the spiritual leader the Dalai Lama and hundreds of Tibetans to come into exile. (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)

A Buddhist man offers prayers as Nepalese policemen stand guard at Boudhanath Stupa in Katmandu, Nepal, Monday, March 10, 2014. Police are also keeping a close watch on the Boudhanath area in Katmandu where most Tibetan refugees live on Monday’s anniversary of a failed 1959 uprising against Chinese rule in Tibet. Tibetan refugees in Nepal regularly demonstrate against Chinese rule over their homeland. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)

 

Nick Kirkpatrick is a digital photo editor at The Washington Post. Follow him on Instagram or on Twitter.
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