Protests held in Nyarong County, three held


(, Mar 19, 2009) — Three Tibetans were arrested, protest letters pasted on government buildings and a Tibetan national flag seen planted in a school compound on Mar 12 in Nyarong (Chinese: Xinlong) County of Karze Prefecture in Sichuan Province, reported the exile Tibetan government’s Mar 16. The arrests followed a rally by a group of Tibetans who shouted slogans and threw handbills in the air containing protest messages.

The report said police broke a leg of one of the protesters.

Police paraded the three arrested protesters through the market and announced rewards for information on the other protesters.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here