|Photos taken at the “Free Tibet” protests during the Olympic Torch Relay in
If this young man followed the standard procedure (Yes ‘standard procedure’ is the right term there have been @ 30 self immolation’sin the last 12 months) he first drank a few liters of flammable liquid then he doused his clothes and set a match to himself.
He and others have done this in an effort to draw the worlds attention to the suffering of the Tibetan people under the Chinese occupation.
I am not sure that self immolation is an acceptable means of protest. Do you think it is?