Thursday, September 07, 2006
China Detains Tibetan Abbot in Sichuan
DHARAMSALA—Authorities in the Tibetan region of Karze in southwestern
"Chinese security officials arrested Khenpo Jinpa of Choktsang Taklung Monastery based in Choktsang village, Serda county, Karze prefecture, on Aug. 23," a caller from the region told RFA's reporter in Dharamsala. Karze is known in Chinese as Ganzi.
"His room was raided and searched without any kind of advance notice," the caller added.Read More......