President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama prepare to welcome President Hu Jintao of China at the South Portico of the White House, Jan. 19, 2011. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann)
Tibetan exile Jamphel Yeshi, 27, runs as he is engulfed in flames after he set himself on fire during a protest in New Delhi last march. Tibetans at the rally were protesting against an upcoming visit to India by Chinese President Hu Jintao, according to police. Self-immolation is common among Tibetans protesting against Chinese rule.
The Tibetan man who set himself on fire to protest against a visit by China's president left a letter to his fellow Tibetans calling on them to continue fighting for their rights. (Photo: Reuters / Adnan Abidi) Tibetan activist and exile Jamphel Yeshi, 27, runs through the streets on fire in protest of the arrival of China's president, Hu Jintao.Yeshi died from his self inflicted injuries. Please do not do this and please help if you can.
China since Tiananmen: From Deng Xiaoping to Hu Jintao (Hardcover)
"With $20 Billion Loan Pledge, China Strengthens Its Ties to African Nations" by Jane Perlez (N.Y. Times). BEIJING — President Hu Jintao said Thursday that China would lend $20 billion to African governments for infrastructure and agriculture in the next three years, in a speech to a gathering of African leaders.