Self Immolation

Overcoming the Past in Iraqi Kurdistan Through Reform

Gary Kent | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Politics
Gary Kent

The external environment for the Iraqi Kurds is better than for decades. My main fear is that if anyone can defeat the Kurds, it will be the Kurds. Th...

British Monk Self-Immolates In French Monastery

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 17.11.2012 | UK

A British man has become the first Western Buddhist monk to die through self-immolation after setting fire to himself in the secluded Nalanda monestry...

PICTURES: Israeli Protester Sets Himself On Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK

A protester in Israel set himself on fire on Saturday, suffering third-degree burns over 94% of his body. Moshe Silman, 57, is now in a critical co...

Funeral For Tibetan Protester Jamphel Yeshi Who Died After Setting Himself On Fire In India (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK

The funeral for an exiled Tibetan protester who set himself on fire in protest at a visit from the Chinese president to India takes place today. J...

Tibetan Activist Dies After Setting Himself Alight

Posted 28.03.2012 | UK

An exiled Tibetan protester who set himself on fire in protest at a visit from the Chinese president to India on Monday has died in hospital. The p...

Tibetan Self-Immolates Ahead Of Chinese President's Visit

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

A Tibetan has set fire to himself in protest over the ownership of the Tibet region in New Delhi, India, ahead of a visit by Chinese president Hu Jint...