Murder in the High Himalaya: Loyalty, Tragedy, and Escape from Tibet

Murder in the High Himalaya: Loyalty, Tragedy, and Escape from Tibet

Jonathan Green


On September 30, 2006, gunfire echoed via skinny air on Cho Oyu Mountain. Climbers getting ready to summit watched in horror as chinese language guards fired at a bunch of Tibetans en path to India, executing Kelsang Namtso--a seventeen-year-old Tibetan nun attempting to get away spiritual persecution--in chilly blood. The climbers had stuck indisputable evidence of the violent oppression Tibetans face in China on tape. may they exhibit what that they had visible and captured on movie, and sure lose the opportunity to climb in China back, or stay silent? during this affecting portrait of recent Tibet, event reporter Jonathan eco-friendly introduces us to the disparate band of seekers and survivors who converged on the rooftop of the realm in this fateful morning, as he seeks a solution for this woman's life.

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