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China Letter-News and Human Rights

China human rights news with focus on the Uygur of Xinjiang, Tibetans and Tibet, Chinese mining workers, religion, corruption and censorship.

Sunday, April 25, 2004

Day 23: Tibetan Hunger Strike


Tibetan Hunger striker Ms Dolma Choephel pictured on day 23 of the Hunger strike. Pic courtesy Phayul.orgThe three Tibetan hunger strikers in New York, Ms. Dolma Choephel, Mr. Gyaltso and Mr. Sonam Wangdu continue their hunger strike into Day 23

The trio, members of the Tibetan Youth Congress, are set up in front of the U.N. building in New York and are calling upon the U.N. to pay greater attention to human rights violations by the Chinese against the Tibetan people.