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Timeline: Afghanistan in crisis
A look at the major events in more than thirty years of conflict.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2010 07:43 GMT
China executes Tibetan protesters
Two people executed for involvement in deadly riots in Tibet last year.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2009 17:08 GMT
Deaths reported in Tibet protests
Chinese officials deny that police fired on hundreds of demonstrators in Lhasa.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2008 03:51 GMT
Tibetan protests turn violent
Shops and police cars are torched in Lhasa as fears of a Chinese crackdown grow.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2008 13:14 GMT
Troops surround Myanmar monasteries
Deployment and curfew set stage for showdown with monks leading pro-democracy protests.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2007 03:07 GMT
Myanmar rulers impose curfew
Military government also bans people from gathering after street protests swell.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2007 01:18 GMT
Tear gas fired at Myanmar monks
Protest marches and calls for religious boycott pose challenge to military rulers.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2007 08:38 GMT
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