Since widespread protests erupted in Tibet earlier this year, the country has been under a military lockdown, with tightened restrictions on communications flow and monasteries and nunneries under constant surveillance. It is impossible to confirm the number of those who have disappeared or are in detention but it is believed to be over a thousand. With the Olympics over we must makes sure the world does not turn its back on Tibet..
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Since widespread protests erupted in Tibet earlier this year, the country has been under a military lockdown, with tightened restrictions on communications flow and monasteries and nunneries under constant surveillance. It is impossible to confirm the number of those who have disappeared or are in detention but it is believed to be over a thousand. With the Olympics over we must makes sure the world does not turn its back on Tibet..
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