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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.

Wednesday, April 07, 2004

Indefinite Hunger Strike Update

www.phayul.com

Tibetan hunger strikers in New York protesting Chinese human rights violations in Tibet(Picture courtesy Phayul) The "indefinite Hunger strike" of three Tibetans outside the United Nations building in New York continues into it's fourth day today.

The three Tibetans, two women and a man, are representatives of the Tibetan Youth Congress and are staging the Hunger strike to draw attention to Chinese human rights violations in Tibet and to re-focus the attention of the United Nations to Tibets's ongoing problems.

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