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Protests ahead of torch relay   San Francisco Bay Area: Hundreds of pro-Tibet protesters have marched in San Francisco, as the Olympic torch arrived for the US leg of its relay Monks disrupt tour of journalists Map of Lhasa China  Tibet: A group of monks disrupted a government-managed tour by foreign reporters to Tibet's capital , screaming there was no religious freedom Protesters claim death toll now 140. Tibet Protest as Olympic torch is lit
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1. 2013-10-08 Tibet: Chinese police 'fired into protesters'
C. 2012-11-08 4 Tibetans set themselves on fire Tibet
D. 2012-05-27 Two men 'self-immolate in Lhasa' Lhasa, Tibet
2009-09-04 Five killed as protesters, police clash Urumqi, Western China
F. 2009-07-12 Stores reopen in Urumqi after protests Urumqi, Western China
6. 2009-07-12 Urumqi bans illegal public assembly Urumqi, Western China
7. 2009-07-07 Troops flood into riot city Urumqi, Western China
I. 2009-07-06 Angry Uighurs defy Chinese police Urumqi, Western China
J. 2009-07-06 Unrest spreads in western China Kashgar, Western China

Tibet activists arrested during Wen visit. London   China deports US Tibet protesters  Beijing: China has deported 8 Americans detained in Beijing last week for demonstrating during the Olympic Games Amnesty: Tibet protesters missing More arrests as Australia hosts torch Map of Canberra Australia
Tibet: Chinese police 'fired into protesters'   At least 60 Tibetans were injured after Chinese police fired into a crowd of protesters, rights group Free Tibet and US-based Radio Free Asia... 4 Tibetans set themselves on fire  Four Tibetans set themselves on fire Wednesday to protest Chinese rule ahead, hours before a key gathering of Communist Party's leaders Two men 'self-immolate in Lhasa' Map of Lhasa China  Tibet: Two men set themselves on fire in the Tibetan city of Lhasa on Sunday, Chinese state media said, confirming earlier reports Five killed as protesters, police clash Map of Urumqi China  Thousands of Han Chinese have been protesting over an unexplained spate of stabbings with syringes Stores reopen in Urumqi after protests   Xinhua: Retailers in the city, and other cities in the region have resumed business Urumqi bans illegal public assembly   A city in China's far west that witnessed deadly protests has banned public assembly without police approval Troops flood into riot city   Thousands of security forces have been deployed in the city of Urumqi in Xinjiang region to try to end deadly ethnic clashes Angry Uighurs defy Chinese police   New protests have flared in the western city of Urumqi, two days after more than 150 people died in clashes between police and demonstrators Unrest spreads in western China Map of Kashgar China  Unrest in volatile region of Xinjiang spread to a second city, with police breaking up fresh protests. At least 156 people died and 800 were hurt Scores killed in China protests Map of Urumqi China

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  Violence in restive western region of Xinjiang has left at least 140 people dead and more than 800 injured
 Several hundred people were arrested after a protest, in Urumqi turned violent. Exiled Uighur leader says police fired on students. The protest was prompted by a deadly fight between Uighurs and Han Chinese last month

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  5 people were arrested as the Olympic torch made its way through Canberra in a relay that was more orderly than in other countries.    There have been scuffles between pro-Tibet protest...

   Greece: A protester managed to breach the tight security during the torch lighting ceremony. He unfurled a banner, but was apprehended
Mar.22 China threatens Tibetians; West protests  China's threats to crush the uprisings were followed by protests in Britain and India; Europe raised the prospect of boycotting the Olympics Mar.20   Dalai Lama 'powerless' to stop protests   India: Tibet's spiritual leader said he was powerless to stop anti-Chinese violence Mar.18 Protesters 'surrender'. Tibet Mar.16 Tibet unrest spreads beyond Lhasa   Sichuan: Protests in Tibet over Beijing's rule have spread to neighbouring parts, after days of demonstrations and violence in Tibet's main city 'Eighty killed' in unrest
  Tibet: Indian-based officials said the figure was confirmed by several sources, even though China put the death toll at 10
Mar.14 China sets protest deadline  Tibet: Chinese authorities in Tibet have given rioters until Monday to surrender, after unrest that officials say has left 10 people dead Deaths reported in protests Map of Lhasa China  Tibet: Clashes between protesters and security forces in Lhasa have left at least two people dead Riots, shots as anti-China unrest grows Map of Lhasa China
  Tibet: Opponents of Chinese rule set fire to vehicles and shops as tear gas filled the streets and gunfire rang out in the capital, Lhasa
 Rallies have continued all week in the largest protests against Beijing's rule in 20 years. Dalai Lama, released a statement expressing deep concern. He called on the Chinese leadership to stop using force and begin dialogue with the Tibetan people

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Nov.8 Protesters greet China's Hu   London: Rights protesters and Tibetan activists jeered Chinese Presidentn as he arrived at Buckingham Palace

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