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Tibet Protests

Anti-Chinese demonstrations escalated into violence in the Tibetan capital yesterday as security forces clashed with the protesters. Sympathy protests occurred in India and Nepal.

Tibet Protests

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10 Dead as Protesters, Police Clash in Tibetan Capital
Article | BEIJING, March 15 -- Hundreds of protesters swarmed Tibet's capital Friday, clashing with police and setting fire to shops and cars in a spasm of violence worse than any there in nearly 20 years. Ten people were confirmed dead, and doctors reported dozens of injured streaming into hospitals as Lh...
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Heavy Presence of Chinese Police Quells Rioting in Tibet's Capital
Article | BEIJING, March 16 -- Chinese police flooded into the streets of the Tibetan capital of Lhasa on Saturday to smother riots that have destroyed scores of Chinese-owned businesses and left at least 10 people dead. Officials demanded that the rioters surrender by midnight Monday, and shopkeepers cowered...
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