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Howard Kurtz defends CNN on the lack of coverage in Tehran

Twitter was all aflutter yesterday with criticism of CNN for its lack of coverage of the on-going protests in Tehran (see #cnnfail and #IranElection on Twitter, also this article from the NY Times). Howard Kurtz, of CNN’s Reliable Sources offered … Continue reading

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Tibetan monk speaks out

Police are searching for Tibetans who took part in demonstrations in Hezuo in China’s Gansu Province, according to a monk who lives in the town. He also told the BBC that the protests were started by school pupils after they … Continue reading

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Tibet Videos from the BBC

BBC News has a number of videos of the ongoing crises in Tibet and surrounding regions of China. See the BBC page here. I’ve mirrored a few of the videos: Tibet riots ‘trigger’ revealed Protesters defiant in Tibet row Dalai … Continue reading

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Tibet in turmoil as riots grip capital

From CNN.com: five days of protests in the Tibetan capital of Lhasa turned violent late Friday, and at least 10 people were killed, the state-run Chinese news agency Xinhua reported, quoting the Tibetan government. Those protests began Monday when hundreds … Continue reading

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