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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.

Monday, May 03, 2004

Tibetan Hunger Strike:And then there were two

With the hospitalisation of Ms. Dolma Choephel there remains two determined Tibetan men carrying on the hunger strike at the United Nations in New York.

The two, 35 year old Tibetans Mr. Gyatso and Mr. Sonam Wangdu both born into diaspora, at this stage are apparently holding up well to the effects of 31 day without food and are determined to carry on the protest

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Times of Tibet TYC led indefinite hunger strike update: Day 29 & 30