First Tibetan member of US global religious freedom body unanimously elected as its chair

June 15, 2018 12:18 am0 comments
First Tibetan member of US global religious freedom body unanimously elected as its chair

(TibetanReview.net, Jun14, 2018) – A Tibetan academic and Buddhist scholar has been unanimously elected on Jun 12 as the Chair of the bipartisan US Commission on International Religious Freedom. The commission monitors state of religious freedom across the world and recommends policy measures to the US government and congress to […]

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Exile Tibetan leaders lobby for Canadian support for their cause

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Exile Tibetan leaders lobby for Canadian support for their cause

(TibetanReview.net, Jun14, 2018) – The President of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) and a delegation of exile Tibetan parliament members have on Jun 12 testified before the Canadian Parliament’s Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development in capital Ottawa. The Tibetans were visiting Canada in tandem with a series […]

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Secretary of State Pompeo assures comprehensive address of Tibetan issues with Chinese leadership

June 10, 2018 3:13 am0 comments
Secretary of State Pompeo assures comprehensive address of Tibetan issues with Chinese leadership

(TibetanReview.net, Jun09, 2018) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has told congress that he will openly and in all major aspects call on China to properly address the issue of Tibet in keeping with the latter’s universal rights obligations. Answering a series of written questions from members of the […]

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Denmark to re-open commission to affix responsibility for squashing Tibet demonstration in 2012

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Denmark to re-open commission to affix responsibility for squashing Tibet demonstration in 2012

(TibetanReview.net, Jun09, 2018) – Denmark’s justice minister, Søren Pape Poulsen, has been compelled to reopen a Tibet Commission to determine in light of new information those in the top echelons of government and police who issued illegal and unconstitutional orders to stop peaceful demonstrators waving Tibetan flags during a Chinese […]

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Tibetan wins seat in Canadian provincial assembly election

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Tibetan wins seat in Canadian provincial assembly election

(TibetanReview.net, Jun09, 2018) – Bhutila Karpoche has become the first Tibetan to win a seat in a provincial assembly election in Canada, having won from Parkdale-High Park to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario on Jun 7 night. Most of the Tibetan immigrants to Canada live in Toronto city of Ontario. […]

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India tightens access to Dalai Lama for visitors from Tibet

June 9, 2018 12:49 am0 comments
India tightens access to Dalai Lama for visitors from Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jun08, 2018) – In order to strengthen security for Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, India has made it mandatory for visitors from Tibet seeking to meet with him to produce verifiable proof of their identity. There is already a well-established procedure for foreign visitors to the Dalai […]

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