Libong Tsering, 19, set himself ablaze around 4:20 pm in the Dowa township of Tongren county in the Huangnan Tibetan autonomous prefecture, state-run news agency reported.
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has blamed Beijing for igniting self-immolation protests in Tibet.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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