Lobsang Gyatso
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Name: Lobsang Gyatso
Age: 19
Date/place of protest: 13 February 2012, Ngaba
Current status: Unknown
Overview: Lobsang Gyatso was beaten by Chinese police as he burned. During his protest he shouted slogans against China's rule in Tibet.


Lobsang Gyatso, 19, set himself on fire in Ngaba and shoutted slogans of protest against China’s rule in Tibet.

Chinese armed police and special police officers came almost immediately and extinguished the fire and took him away while beating him.

His present condition and whereabouts are still not known.

Read more:
Nineteen year old Kirti monk sets fire to himself in Ngaba (13 February 2012) – International Campaign for Tibet