(TibetanReview.net, Oct15, 2016) – China has not only failed to apologise or to promise an inquiry to punish the guilty but also on Oct 12 suggested that Seoul stay “reasonable and cool-headed” after a 100-ton Chinese fishing boat rammed into a 4.5 ton South Korean coastguard speedboat that was trying […]
Beijing tells protesting Seoul to cool down after Chinese fishing boat sinks South Korean coastguard boat
(TibetanReview.net, Oct14, 2016) – China has expressed bitter anger over the fact that a Uyghur scholar whom it had...
(TibetanReview.net, Oct12, 2016) – In a further crackdown on human rights lawyers, China is to hold law firms to account...
(TibetanReview.net, Oct11, 2016) – American filmmakers have made common cause with Chinese censors in pursuit of profit,...
(TibetanReview.net, Oct07, 2016) – Is China’s new strongman Xi Jinping strong enough to defy the rules set by the last strongman Deng Xiaoping that the country’s top leader serve for no more than two successive five-yearly terms? According to a commentary by Chris Buckley in The New York Times Oct […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Oct02, 2016) – China has made it clear that it continues to remain highly anti-Dalai Lama in its Tibet policy, rendering any prospect for the resolution of the Sino-Tibetan issue under the Xi Jinping leadership decade a distant dream. Countering the Dalai Lama’s influence is the “highest priority” in […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Sep10, 2016) – Leaders of the world’s 20 richest countries, including many democracies, have been criticized for not raising any objection to China’s arrest or rounding up of journalists, activists and petitioners in the run up to the G-20 summit held Sep 4-5 in the southern city of Hangzhou. […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Sep09, 2016) – Despite being assured of a majority support by a skewed electoral system, China has expressed bitter anger over the fact that young protest leaders opposed to its overly intrusive policies had won seats in Hong Kong’s Sep 4 Legislative Council elections. Pointing to seats won by […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Sep08, 2016) – Pro-democracy candidates have won 30 of the 70 seats in Hong Kong’s Legislative Council for which election was held on Sep 4. Hong Kong’s election system is designed to ensure that pro-China special interest groups win the majority of the seats in the parliament. However, the […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Sep01, 2016) – President Tran Dai Quang of Vietnam has warned, without naming China while on a state visit to Singapore on Aug 30, that there would be no winners in any armed conflict sparked by territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Quang, speaking to diplomats, academics and […]Read more ›