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Reconstructing The 1950s

Armed Resistance and Revolt from Golog Sertha: Tehor Phuntsok


Beginning from 1957, thousands of Kham warriors from different parts of Kham have started gathering in Golog Sertha and began a series of brutal and daring assault on PLA troops well into the late 1959. Tehor Phuntsok was one of those few surviving fighters and he recollects the armed resistance campaigns they have launched and how finally PLA troops overwhelmed the once seemingly invincible Golog Sertha fighters.

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