Tibetans protest against Belgium’s unfair asylum decision

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(TibetanReview.net, May17, 2014) – Some 118 people, including 110 Tibetans and 8 Tibet supporters, staged a protest on May 13 in front of the Council for Foreigners Disputes in Belgium’s capital Brussels. The protest targeted Belgium’s change in asylum law in 2013 and its unfair and improper implementation on Tibetan […]

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German petition seeks release of political prisoners in Tibet

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(TibetanReview.net, May16, 2014) – A Tibet campaign group in Germany said May 14 that it had collected 10,000 signatures on a petition asking China to release all the at least 850 political prisoners in occupied Tibet. “Arbitrary arrests are a daily routine in Tibet. We demand the release of all […]

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Protests greet Chinese President in The Hague, Paris, and Berlin

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(TibetanReview.net, Mar30, 2014) As Chinese President Xi Jinping visited The Hague, Paris, and Berlin from Mar 24 onwards, Tibetans and supporters of the Tibetan struggle staged demonstrations, demanding that he end the violent repression in occupied Tibet and begin talks with the Dalai Lama or his representatives to reach a […]

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Tibet situation raised at UN rights council debate

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(TibetanReview.net, Mar20, 2014) The United States and the United Kingdom have on Mar 18 expressed concern over the human rights situation in Tibet during the general debate at the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council being held in Geneva. Also, Germany, Canada and the Czech Republic have expressed […]

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55th Tibet Uprising Day marked in many countries

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(TibetanReview.net, Mar19, 2014) – The 55th anniversary Mar 10 of the Tibetan National Uprising was marked by Tibetans and supporters across the free world while the only repression, outside Chinese occupied Tibet, was carried out by the government of Nepal. The following are based on online media reports of the […]

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20 Tibetan college girls held, released for protest at Chinese embassy in New Delhi

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(TibetanReview.net, Mar15, 2014) – Police in India’s capital New Delhi detained 20 young women after they staged a protest outside the Chinese embassy on Mar 12, the 55th anniversary of the Tibetan women’s uprising day against Chinese rule in their homeland. All, including an Indian supporter, were released later in […]

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Youth group concludes month-long 55th Tibet uprising Day march

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(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2014) – Fifty-five activists of the Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC) concluded on Mar 9 a month-long march over more than 500 km from the north Indian hill town of Dharamsala to capital New Delhi in the run up to the 55th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day […]

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Tibetan youths kick of month-long march ahead of 55th Uprising Day

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(TibetanReview.net, Feb11, 2014) Ahead of the 55th Tibetan National Uprising Day, to be marked on Mar 10, 2014, a group of 55 activists, joined by an Indian supporter, kicked off from Dharamsala in northern India on Feb 9, a month-long ‘Tibetan Uprising March’ to New Delhi. The March is being […]

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Global petition urges China to release Tibetan singers

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(TibetanReview.net, Dec18, 2013) Globally popular singers such as Peter Gabriel (Genesis), Thom Yorke and Ed O’Brien (Radiohead), Serj Tankian (System of a Down) and Tjinder Singh (Cornershop) are the first to sign a petition launched Dec 16 by London-based campaign group Free Tibet, urging China to release eight singers jailed […]

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Giant London postcard urged China to uphold global rights standards

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(TibetanReview.net, Dec14, 2013) On the world Human Rights Day of Dec 10, a group representing the Chinese, Uyghur & Tibetan Solidarity UK group delivered a giant Universal Declaration of Human Rights postcard to the Chinese Embassy in London. The postcard featured an image of a word-cloud constituted with key words […]

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