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B. 08-03 Olymp torch ignites emotion in quake zone Southern China
C. 06-20 Tibet torch relay ends peacefully Tibet
D. 06-16 Police out as torch hits Xinjiang Xinjiang, Western China
05-07 Olympic flame lit on Everest peak Tibet
5. 05-03 Everest torch relay delayed by snow Tibet
G. 05-01 Hong Kong cheers Olympic torch Hong Kong
H. 04-30 Olympic flame arrives in Hong Kong Hong Kong
I. 04-21 Chinese students cheer torch relay Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Everest torch relay delayed by snow  Tibet: Hong Kong cheers Olympic torch  The relay got is the first time the event is held on the soil of the host of this year's Summer Games Olympic flame arrives in Hong Kong  Authorities deported at least 7 activists before the flame's arrival and braced for possible protests and the arrival of more activists More arrests as Australia hosts torch Map of Canberra Australia
  Olymp torch ignites emotion in quake zone  Southern China: Crowds roared with delight and waved hundreds of Chinese flags in welcome as the Olympic torch Tibet torch relay ends peacefully  The Olympic torch made its way without trouble through Tibet's sealed-off capital, site of a March crackdown on rioting Police out as torch hits Xinjiang Map of Xinjiang China  Western China: Security was tight as the Olympic torch began passing through mainly Muslim Xinjiang region, on a highly sensitive part of its trip to Beijing Olympic flame lit on Everest peak

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  Tibet: Chinese climbers bearing the flame have reached the summit. The climbers lighting the torch before taking the final steps up to the summit
  5 people were arrested as the Olympic torch made its way through Canberra in a relay that was more orderly than in other countries.    There have been scuffles between pro-Tibet protest...

  San Francisco Bay Area: Heavy security surrounded runners, as the threat of violent protests prompted officials to make dramatic last-minute changes.    The only North American leg of the Olympic torch relay has been marked by confusion. Thousands of pro-Tibet and pro-Be...
Apr.8 Protests ahead of torch relay Map of San Francisco USA  San Francisco Bay Area: Hundreds of pro-Tibet protesters have marched in San Francisco, as the Olympic torch arrived for the US leg of its relay Apr.7 China vows to keep torch on track  Beijing: Beijing has said no force can stop the world relay of the Olympic flame as it faces new protests on the Californian leg of its journey Olympic torch extinguished
  Paris: The relay was disrupted by protesters demonstrating against the Chinese government, causing authorities to extinguish the flame 3 times
 Officials extinguished and put the torch on a bus for safety reasons, in the face of protests
Apr.6   Angry protests as torch reaches London   Protesters scuffled with police and made attempts to grab the Olympic torch as its arrival triggered angry demonstrations over China Mar.30   Olympic torch re-lit in Tiananmen Square  Beijing: The torch has been re-lit at an elaborate ceremony that included President Hu Jintao, signaling the start of a round-the-world relay Greece hands China Olympic torch Map of Athens  Athens: The torch has been handed over to Chinese officials at a ceremony in Athens, amid scuffles between police and pro-Tibet demonstrators Mar.24 Protest as Olympic torch is lit
   Greece: A protester managed to breach the tight security during the torch lighting ceremony. He unfurled a banner, but was apprehended

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