Nepal party suspends MP for attending global lawmakers’ Tibet support meet

June 28, 2019 12:05 am0 comments
Nepal party suspends MP for attending global lawmakers’ Tibet support meet

(TibetanReview.net, Jun27’19) – A political party in Nepal that is part of the governing communist coalition has on Jun 25 suspended one of its members for six month as punishment for attending an international conference of parliamentarians co-hosted by the Tibetan Parliament in Exile in Latvia’s capital Riga over May […]

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Speaker leads welcome for exile Tibetan leader in UK House of Commons

June 27, 2019 11:52 pm0 comments
Speaker leads welcome for exile Tibetan leader in UK House of Commons

(TibetanReview.net, Jun27’19) – The visit of President Lobsang Sangay to the UK House of Commons was on Jun 26 warmly acknowledged by Speaker John Bercow who called on him to continue his good and important Tibet work in the face of very considerable pressures. He was seated in the Gallery […]

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Swiss gov’t questioned for lack of results in rights dialogue with China

June 26, 2019 12:01 pm0 comments
Swiss gov’t questioned for lack of results in rights dialogue with China

(TibetanReview.net, Jun24’19) – Members of the Swiss Parliamentarian Group for Tibet have recently questioned the efficacy of their government’s years of rights dialogue with China, saying there was no result to show for it. The questions were raised by Maya Graf, Vice President of Swiss Parliamentarian Group for Tibet, as […]

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US report condemns China for ‘intense persecution’ of religious faiths

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US report condemns China for ‘intense persecution’ of religious faiths

(TibetanReview.net, Jun22’19) – The United States has on Jun 21 condemned China for its “intense persecution” of religious faiths, releasing its 2018 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom with special focus on Xinjiang and referring to the conditions of Buddhists in Tibet as well as the followers of other faiths […]

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Trump Administration seen wanting on Tibet talks push

June 21, 2019 2:07 am0 comments
Trump Administration seen wanting on Tibet talks push

(TibetanReview.net, Jun20’19) – The Trump Administration remains the only one thus far which has not appointed a Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues as mandated by the Tibetan Policy Act of 2002 and it has made little efforts to encourage dialogue and establish conditions for the settlement of the Tibet issue […]

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Two Nepali MPs driven to express regret for attending int’l lawmakers’ Tibet conference

May 21, 2019 11:25 pm0 comments
Two Nepali MPs driven to express regret for attending int’l lawmakers’ Tibet conference

(TibetanReview.net, May21’19) – Subjected to overwhelming pro-China battering by the government and media, two House of Representatives members of Nepal’s parliament, Mr Ekwal Miyan and Mr Pradip Yadav, have expressed regret for having attended the 7th World Parliamentarians’ Convention on Tibet, which was held in Latvia’s capital Riga over May […]

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