Foreign visitors banned from Tibet

Foreign tourists are understood to have been banned from the Tibet Autonomous Region following a series of self-immolations by Tibetans protesting against Chinese rule.

Several tour operators in China received notice to cancel group tours to Tibet with foreign visitors.

The CEO of Tibet Travel Expert said the government stopped approving applications of foreign tourists on May 28.

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