President Xi draws ‘red line’ warning at 20th Hong Kong handover anniversary

July 4, 2017 9:08 pm0 comments
President Xi draws ‘red line’ warning at 20th Hong Kong handover anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Jul04, 2017) – Defying Chinese President Xi Jinping’s warning that any attempt, among others, to “challenge the power of the central government” is an act that “crosses the red line and is absolutely impermissible”, tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong to mark the […]

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Pro-democracy activists drape city emblem in black ahead of Xi’s visit for Hong Kong handover gala

June 28, 2017 12:00 am0 comments
Pro-democracy activists drape city emblem in black ahead of Xi’s visit for Hong Kong handover gala

(TibetanReview.net, Jun27, 2017) – Days ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Hong Kong for its 20th anniversary of handover from British rule, pro-democracy protesters have on Jun 25 draped a black flag over a statue symbolising the event. Protesters have said they were preparing to gather during the […]

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China’s policy measures in Tibet revealed as propaganda veil for repression

June 21, 2017 8:37 pm0 comments
China’s policy measures in Tibet revealed as propaganda veil for repression

(TibetanReview.net, Jun21, 2017) – China uses euphemisms of benign-sounding policy terms as a propaganda tool to carry out a policy of brutal repression of the Tibetan people, said New York-based Human Rights Watch as it released on Jun 19 an illustrated glossary explaining a dozen such terms in their actual-use […]

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International groups urge EU to suspend meaningless rights dialogue with China 

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International groups urge EU to suspend meaningless rights dialogue with China 

(TibetanReview.net, Jun21, 2017) – The next EU-China human rights dialogue is scheduled to be held over Jun 22-23 in the EU capital Brussels. However, seven human rights organizations have on Jun 19 urged the European Union to cancel the dialogue and suspend the exchange until the meetings can bring genuine […]

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China sends Tibetans to seek Japanese deference on Tibet issue

June 12, 2017 11:41 pm0 comments
China sends Tibetans to seek Japanese deference on Tibet issue

(TibetanReview.net, Jun12, 2017) – The head of a delegation said to represent the local parliament in Chinese ruled Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) has asked Japan to respect China’s core interests and grave concern about the Tibet issue meetings with some Japanese leaders. During his visit to Japan the week before, […]

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China does not see ‘friendly’ Trump meeting Dalai Lama in near future

June 10, 2017 7:21 pm0 comments
China does not see ‘friendly’ Trump meeting Dalai Lama in near future

(TibetanReview.net, Jun10, 2017) – The United States would abolish funds to the Tibet Fund and Ngawang Choephel Fellowship programs from its 2018 annual budget and it seems that the Dalai Lama may be hard to receive an invitation to the White House in the near future, said China’s online Tibet […]

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