Over 100 China scholars, diplomats urge Beijing to free jailed Canadian duo

January 24, 2019 12:32 am0 comments
Over 100 China scholars, diplomats urge Beijing to free jailed Canadian duo

(TibetanReview.net, Jan23’19) – More than 100 China experts and former envoys to Beijing have called on President Xi Jinping to release two Canadians who have been detained six weeks ago, saying the cases undermined his efforts to build bridges to the rest of the world. China took into custody Michael […]

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Top official warns China’s police to watch out for ‘color revolution’

January 20, 2019 5:59 am0 comments
Top official warns China’s police to watch out for ‘color revolution’

(TibetanReview.net, Jan19’19) – China’s top law-enforcement official has on Jan 18 called on the country’s police to focus on withstanding “color revolutions”, a nomenclature for popular uprising calling for a democratic change. The police must “stress the prevention and resistance of ‘color revolutions’ and firmly fight to protect China’s political […]

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China sentences Canadian to death in tit-for-tat move

January 17, 2019 12:58 am0 comments
China sentences Canadian to death in tit-for-tat move

(TibetanReview.net, Jan16’19) – China has on Jan 14 sentenced a Canadian man to death as a way to get back at Ottawa for having carried out a US request to detain the Chief Financial Officer Ms Meng Wanzhou of the tech giant Huawei for financial fraud. The fraud was committed […]

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China’s official media castigates Poland for arresting Huawei employee sacked by the tech giant itself for spying

January 15, 2019 12:42 am0 comments
China’s official media castigates Poland for arresting Huawei employee sacked by the tech giant itself for spying

(TibetanReview.net, Jan14’19) – China’s official media has on Jan 11 severely castigated Poland for arresting a Huawei employee posted in the country for spying but the company itself has fired that employee for bringing disrepute to it. “If Poland wants to damage ties with China over the Huawei case, which […]

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China takes diplomatic envoys from 12 friendly countries on 3-day junket to refute Xinjiang repression allegations

January 11, 2019 1:08 am0 comments
China takes diplomatic envoys from 12 friendly countries on 3-day junket to refute Xinjiang repression allegations

(TibetanReview.net, Jan10’19) – Amid growing international criticism of its internment of around a million Muslim minorities in so-called vocational training centres which are nothing more than de-Islamization, political indoctrination camps, China has invited diplomatic envoys from 12 countries to “witness the social and economic progress” of East Turkestan (Xinjiang Uygur […]

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Vatican gets two of its China bishops to give way to gov’t-approved priests

January 8, 2019 4:26 am0 comments
Vatican gets two of its China bishops to give way to gov’t-approved priests

(TibetanReview.net, Jan07’19) – The Vatican has ordered two bishops previously appointed by it to step aside in favour of Beijing-appointed priests who it had previously excommunicated. The underground bishops Vincent Guo Xijin of Mindong (Ningde) and Peter Zhuang Jianjian of Shantou have given way to the government approved Chinese Patriotic […]

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Tibet independence call made at annual Jan 1 Hong Kong demonstration

January 4, 2019 1:31 am0 comments
Tibet independence call made at annual Jan 1 Hong Kong demonstration

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’19) – Activists calling for Tibet’s independence joined a traditional annual Jan 1 demonstration in Hong Kong protesting against the policies of the regional administration, reported sputniknews.com Jan 1. Up to 5,000 people took part in the demonstration, according to rfa.org Jan 1. Both pro-independence activists and supporters of […]

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President Xi says Taiwan reunification inevitable for China’s rejuvenation

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President Xi says Taiwan reunification inevitable for China’s rejuvenation

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’19) – President Xi Jinping has made it clear Jan 2 that China must and will be reunified with the incorporation of what Beijing considers the breakaway province of Taiwan. Although Taiwan was not an issue of immediate interest and concern to Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping, China’s phenomenal […]

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China calls repressive Xinjiang internment reports defamatory

January 2, 2019 6:59 am0 comments
China calls repressive Xinjiang internment reports defamatory

(TibetanReview.net, Dec28, 2018) – China has on Dec 25 described as defamatory the widely reported incarceration by it of a million or so Muslim minorities, mostly Uyghurs, in a network of camps set up in the Xinjiang region, claiming it was only carrying out a de-extremism efforts there. China firmly […]

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China to be second largest contributor to UN budget

December 25, 2018 4:09 pm0 comments
China to be second largest contributor to UN budget

(TibetanReview.net, Dec25, 2018) – Because of its rapid economic growth and the size of its economy, China will become the second-largest monetary sponsor of the United Nations, behind only the US, under newly adopted contribution plans, reported asia.nikkei.com Dec 24. This is expected to further raise China’s influence in the […]

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