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HKFP History: Wounds not healed by time – the anniversary of the Tibetan uprising

The failed Tibetan uprising against Chinese rule broke out on March 10, 1959 in the region’s capital of Lhasa. Thousands of Tibetans surrounded the summer palace of their spiritual leader, the 14th Dalai Lama, in order to protect him from being abducted by the Chinese army, according to the Dalai Lama’s official biography. The rebellion followed […]