Two sentenced to death for Tibet riots

April 8th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS  

Lhasa, April 8 (Xinhua) A Chinese court sentenced two people to death after finding them guilty of starting fires during riots in Lhasa in March 2008, a court spokesman said Wednesday.
Two other people were given death sentences with a two-year reprieve, and one person was handed life imprisonment, the spokesman of the Lhasa Municipal Intermediate People’s Court said.

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