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World - Region
12/17/2020 11:25:36 AM
'I would never describe the act of self-immolation as an act of courage because even the bravest person in the world couldn't do it,' Kalaia, 49, told The Associated Press in his family home

World - International
3/14/2013 3:34:03 PM
In expression of public anger in protest to poverty and corruption a day after interim government takes hold, Bulgarian man sets himself on fire

Egypt - Politics
2/5/2013 1:59:51 PM
Jobless man sets himself on fire at electricity ministry in Cairo, reportedly after being refused a job, in move with echoes of similar actions in Egypt and Tunisia before their revolutions

Egypt - Politics
8/25/2012 2:56:06 PM
With self-immolation becoming a way to show political, social and economic frustration in the Arab world, Arafa Kamel set himself on fire by the Egyptian presidential palace after not being rehired

World -
7/13/2012 7:25:35 PM
The mother of Mohamed Bouazizi, the street vendor whose self-immolation unleashed the popular uprising that led to president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali's ouster in 2011, was arrested on Friday, an AFP journalist said

World - Region
1/10/2012 12:17:57 PM
Ammar Gharsalla dies in the hospital after burning himself due to unemployment

World - International
10/20/2011 12:01:03 PM
China pledges tough measures to maintain stability after a series of self-immolation protesting Chinese rule in Tibet

World - Region
9/26/2011 1:55:52 PM
Two young monks survived a self-immolation attempt Monday at a restive Tibetan Buddhist monastery in southwestern China

World - Region
9/17/2011 5:33:53 PM

World - International
8/15/2011 2:58:23 PM
Tibetan monk self-immolates in southwest China, dies of injuries

World - Region
6/20/2011 4:47:04 PM
Tunisia is preparing for elections half a year after the self-immolation of Mohammad Bouazizi sparked the 'Arab Spring'

World - International
4/7/2011 2:30:14 PM
An Iranian asylum seeker has died in Amsterdam; police are investigating why he set himself on fire

World - International
2/20/2011 4:30:38 PM
A man who torched himself in front of Senegal's presidential palace in a protest over his army pension died on Sunday

Egypt - Politics
1/24/2011 2:06:47 PM
In response to the recent series of self-immolations, the PM Ahmed Nazif claims suicide cases are a result of individual personal problems

World - Region
1/22/2011 12:28:25 PM
A man in his sixties sets himself on fire in Saudi Arabia

Egypt - Politics
1/20/2011 4:18:08 PM
Analysts try to understand and explain the reasons behind the recent recurring incidents of self-immolation in Egypt

Egypt - Politics
1/20/2011 2:22:58 PM
The "Sidi Bouzid syndrome" snowballs

World - Region
1/19/2011 4:14:12 PM
Acts of self-immolation by Algerians protesting against their living conditions

Multimedia -
1/19/2011 12:23:12 PM
Arab leaders convene in Sharm El-Sheikh, amid concerns about the spread of the 'Sidi Bouzid syndrome' in the Arab World.

Egypt - Politics
1/19/2011 11:18:31 AM
Muslim Scholars join the government officials in denouncing unemployment protest acts

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