(TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2016) – The days of the US government’s mollycoddling of China, granting it all sorts of trade and other privileges despite getting very little in return, may be over if President-elect Donald Trump remains true to his words after assuming office on Jan 20 next month. While rejecting […]
(TibetanReview.net, Dec05, 2016) – US President-elect Donald Trump has on Dec 3 shrugged off China’s protest over...
New UN rights chief urges equal protection of all rights as police beat, detain 100’s of petitioners in Beijing
(TibetanReview.net, Nov30, 2016) – In a thinly veiled message to China, the UN secretary general-elect Antonio Guterres...
(TibetanReview.net, Nov15, 2016) – As Pope Francis reportedly prepared to sign a deal with Beijing by which the Vatican...
(TibetanReview.net, Nov12, 2016) – Knowing Beijing’s propensity to pursue overseas dissidents with false criminal charges, human rights organizations have expressed concern over the election of Mr Meng Hongwei, China’s vice-minister of public security, as the president of Paris-based Interpol’s executive committee at a meeting Nov 10 in the Indonesian island […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Nov09, 2016) – China has raised a series of objections over what it considered Nepal’s failure to adhere to Beijing’s one-China policy in recent days, according to a myrepublica.com report Nov 8. One was over an alleged meeting of the ruling Nepali Congress (NC) party President Mr Sher Bahadur […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Oct28, 2016) – The sixth plenum of the 18th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has ended on Oct 27 with General Secretary Xi Jinping being elevated as the party’s “core” leader. Although this is seen as having made him more powerful, it is not clear […]Read more ›
Beijing tells protesting Seoul to cool down after Chinese fishing boat sinks South Korean coastguard boat
(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 […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Oct14, 2016) – China has expressed bitter anger over the fact that a Uyghur scholar whom it had jailed for life for alleged separatism has been given a major international human rights award on Oct 11. China jailed Ilham Tohti, a former professor at the Central University for Nationalities […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Oct12, 2016) – In a further crackdown on human rights lawyers, China is to hold law firms to account for lawyers who write open letters, sign petitions or organise forums to pressurise judicial authorities, reported the SCMP.com Sep 25. The report said that some 168 lawyers had signed a […]Read more ›