BREAKING: New Images Confirm China Flooding Tibet With Troops

Photographs obtained by the the UK’s Free Tibet Campaign show enormous numbers of armed security forces swarming the important monastery town of Labrang (Amdo). Labrang Monastery is home to the largest number of monks outside the Tibet Autonomous Region. The images confirm reports of an intensive military build-up in Tibet ahead of the 50th anniversary of the 1959 Tibetan uprising.

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Armed Police and their van in Ren Min Xi Jie Street (English: West People’s Street), Labrang Town, Sangchu (Ch: Xia he) County, Gannan TAP, Gansu Province.
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Chinese Sign board says “Jin Lun Guest House” ( English: Golden Wheel Gueset House) and the upper golden Chinese characters says “ People’s Bank”.
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Armed Police are marching in the street of Labrang Town, Sangchu (Ch: Xia he) County, Gannan TAP, Gansu Province.
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Armed Police are guarding Wang Fu Bridge around a kilometer away from Labrang Monastery. An Armed Police truck is parked at the end of the bridge.

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Armed Police are guarding on the Rikta Thang Square.
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Armed Police are guarding on the Rikta Thang Square.
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Armed Police in bullet proof uniforms with guns are marching in the People’s Street, Labrang Town
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Security Personnel are guarding the path to Labrang Monasatery to keep Tibetans away from entering the monastery. Their unit and titles are unknown.
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Tibetans are not allowed to enter Labrang Monsastery, and are diverted by security personnel guarding the entrance to Labrang Monastery.
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An armed Police van is ready to confine any Tibetan protesters.
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Policemen with tear gas guns.