China Paramilitary Shoot Peaceful Protesters in Tibet Print
Real China
Friday, 15 August 2014 14:17

Chinese paramilitary police have opened fire on peaceful protesters in Kardze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, injuring at least 10 people.

According to Tibetan global independant websites, the paramilitary police opened fire on a crowd of Tibetans protesting the detention of a respected village leader.

Images from the area circulating on social media depicted Tibetans with what appear to be serious wounds on the head and torso following the incident on August 12th. The area is now in lockdown.

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