A representative of Students for a Free Tibet tells Boing Boing that 6 American bloggers and pro-Tibet activists who went missing in Beijing for days after being detained by authorities have re-appeared -- and that authorities have given them a sentence of ten days in jail each for "upsetting public order."
The names of the missing bloggers/vloggers and activists presumed to have been those jailed:
- James Powderly (Graffitti Research Lab )
- Brian Conley (Alive In Baghdad blog)
- Jeffrey Rae
- Jeff Goldin
- Michael Liss
- Tom Grant
Details on SFT website, with statements from that group alleging recent extra-judicial executions and detentions of ethnic Tibetan protesters inside Tibet:
A Tibetan nun named Sonam Yungzom is reported to have been shot while shouting slogans in Kardze town, eastern Tibet (now part of Sichuan province) on August 10th.