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Chinese Regime’s Honors for Sihanouk Annoy Netizens

A convoy taking the body of Norodom Sihanouk to Beijing's airport en route back to his homeland, on Oct. 17, 2012. (Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images) Many Chinese netizens were outraged at the Communist Party’s display of honors for the deceased Cambodian ruler Norodom Sihanouk, who died on Oc...

Grandfather of Tibetan Religious Figure Self-Immolates

An exiled Tibetan holds a photograph of Sangay Gyatso during a candlelight vigil in solidarity the 27-year-old's self-immolation that resulted in his death. Another Tibetan man set himself on fire in Gansu Province over the weekend. (STR/AFP/GettyImages) An elderly Tibetan man who is the grand...

Violent, Forced Evictions in China on the Rise: Report

Chinese men carry sticks as they stand guard while workers demolish houses which are claimed illegal by local government in Wuhan, central China's Hubei province on May 7, 2010. (STR/AFP/Getty Images) Local officials in the Chinese Communist Party have violently and forcefully evicted people f...

Tibetan Writer Dies in Self-Immolation Protest

A woman looks at an exhibition showing portraits of reported self-immolation victims in Tibet, presented by Amnesty International's Taiwan branch in Taipei in late June. (Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images) A Tibetan writer died after he set himself on fire to protest against Chinese Communist Part...