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Tibetans and supporters among 56000 people's marathon

May 27, 2009

Phayul
May 26, 2009

Barcelona, May 26 -- The Tibet House foundation
of Barcelona joined 56000 runners in a marathon
on Sunday here. The 10 kilometer marathon was
organized by the largest super market chain in
Spain, El corte ingles” and the municipality of the Catalonian city.

Tibetans and supporters wore "FREE TIBET" "TIBET
IS NOT CHINA" T-shirts and ran the marathon
event. Some Tibet supporters ran the entire route
with a huge Tibetan National Flags.

The Casa del Tibet (Tibet House foundation)
distributed more than 600 ‘Save Tibet’ head bands for the runners.

The runners shouted, "Free Tibet" Tibet Libre",
as they ran past supporters on the roadside
carrying Tibetan national flags and banners.
CTC National Office 1425 René-Lévesque Blvd West, 3rd Floor, Montréal, Québec, Canada, H3G 1T7
T: (514) 487-0665   ctcoffice@tibet.ca
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