Self-Immolation Amongst Tibetans, 1998-2012

Scottish Parliament's Cross-Party Group on Tibet, Martin Mills

Research output: Working paper


Scottish Parliament’s Cross-Party Group on Tibet, Briefing Paper No.4:

Since 2009, an escalating number of Tibetans have committed suicide through self-
immolation in protest at Chinese rule in Tibet. While a small number of self-immolations have occurred amongst the Tibetan refugee communities of South Asia, the overwhelming majority have been in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefectures of Qinghai, Gansu and Sichuan
Original languageEnglish
PublisherScottish Parliament's Cross Party Group on Tibet
Number of pages9
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2012


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