Sounds like it was a demonstration against Chinese oppression.
Hao Huijun, who was severely burned during a group suicide attempt in January 2001 blamed on the Falun Gong spiritual group
Sounds like another David Koresh to me...David Koresh gone really wrong.
"...if there is a hell, I'll see you there." (NIN - Downward Spiral)
I'll be the one providing the fire.