(TibetanReview.net, Mar23, 2017) – Eleven countries have, in a letter dated Feb 27, jointly called on the Chinese government to investigate “credible claims of torture” against human rights lawyers, reported Canada’s Globe and Mail newspaper Mar 20. The report said the signatories to the letter, which has not been made […]
(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2017) – China said Mar 10 that it had approved more than 60 “Living Buddhas” of Tibetan...
(TibetanReview.net, Mar09, 2017) – China has on Mar 7 called Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, describing...
(TibetanReview.net, Mar09, 2017) – Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has on Mar 7 said the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR)...
(TibetanReview.net, Mar03, 2017) – The government of China, acting through it consulate in Los Angeles, is said to be behind the Chinese student protest aimed at preventing Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, from giving the commencement speech at the University of California, San Diego, in Jun 2017. China […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Feb22, 2017) – Ties between landlocked Mongolia and China appear to have been restored, with the foreign ministers of the two countries meeting in Beijing for two hours on Feb 20 to signal the development. China had cancelled diplomatic visits and exchanges with Mongolia in anger at the latter’s […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Feb17, 2017) – Rebiya Kadeer, a prominent human right activist from Chinese ruled East Turkestan (Xinjiang) currently living in exile in Germany, has decided to back out from accepting an invitation to visit Taiwan next month, reported chinapost.com.tw Feb 15, citing a pro-Taiwan independence opposition party. The Uighur activist […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Feb12, 2017) – US President Donald Trump has told his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping that he will toe its line to abide by the ‘one China’ policy during a phone conversation on Feb 10. Earlier, in December, Trump had angered Beijing by taking a congratulatory call from the president […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Feb11, 2017) – China on Feb 8 warned Taiwan that it would “resolutely oppose” attempts underway to invite Rebiya Kadeer, whom it called the leader of the “separatist” World Uyghur Congress, reported India’s PTI news agency Feb 8. However, it also struck a conciliatory note towards the people of […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Feb03, 2017) – After losing much of his powers to an apparently unstoppable new strongman President Xi Jinping, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang may lose his post as well, according to an AsiaToday commentary posted on huffingtonpost.com Jan 2. Li belongs to the former President Hu Jintao-led Communist Youth League […]Read more ›