Affrontement au monastère Kirti修道院 (Aba 阿巴 Sichuan 四川) – 13 avril 2011

Clashes at China Tibetan monastery: rights group


13 04 2011

BEIJING — Clashes have erupted between security forces and locals at a Tibetan Buddhist monastery under lockdown in southwestern China after a monk set himself on fire and died last month, a rights group said.

Armed police unleashed trained dogs on residents outside the Kirti monastery in Aba county in Sichuan province and beat them when they tried to prevent forces from entering the compound, the International Campaign for Tibet said.

The US-based group said some had suffered « serious injuries » in Tuesday’s clashes, without saying how many people were involved in the melee. Security forces were blocking food deliveries to those in the monastery, ICT added.

The group, citing local residents, said security forces were attempting to remove some of the 2,000 monks who live at the monastery — now surrounded by a new barbed-wire fence — to imprison them at an unknown location.

An employee at a nearby hotel who asked not to be named told AFP on Wednesday that he could see armed police at the monastery, but had no knowledge of any clashes. Read more…


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~ par Alain Bertho sur 14 avril 2011.

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