Tibet friendship group to be set up in Lithuania’s parliament

September 27, 2017 10:40 pm0 comments
Tibet friendship group to be set up in Lithuania’s parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Sep27, 2017) – Following a meeting on Sep 24 morning with Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, in the company of MPs from other Baltic States, MPs from Lithuania have decided to set up a Tibet friendship group in their parliament. “I believe we can all help here […]

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US asked to prioritize addressing religious repression in Tibet

September 18, 2017 2:56 am0 comments
US asked to prioritize addressing religious repression in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Sep17, 2017) – Accusing China of striking at the heart of Tibetan Buddhism, experts have on Sep 15 called on the US government to take up with China on a priority basis the issue of suppression of Buddhism in Tibet. The occasion was a roundtable discussion on “Tibetan Buddhist […]

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Congressional committees restore US assistance for Tibetan people

September 14, 2017 11:34 pm0 comments
Congressional committees restore US assistance for Tibetan people

(TibetanReview.net, Sep13, 2017) – The appropriations committees of both the House of Representatives and the Senate of the US Congress have approved last week at least $17 million to assist the Tibetan people in Tibet and in exile to preserve their culture, help the refugees among them and develop institutions […]

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Swiss Government asks some 300 failed Tibetan asylum seekers to self-deport

September 1, 2017 10:25 pm0 comments
Swiss Government asks some 300 failed Tibetan asylum seekers to self-deport

(TibetanReview.net, Sep01, 2017) – The Swiss government is reported to have asked nearly 300 Tibetans whom it had found ineligible for political asylum to leave the country on their own, reported the Tibetan Service of Radio Free Asia (Washington) Aug 27. It has promised to pay their travel expenses and […]

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Swedish delegation visits Tibetan administration at Dharamshala

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Swedish delegation visits Tibetan administration at Dharamshala

(TibetanReview.net, Sep01, 2017) – A delegation of three members representing Tibet support communities in Sweden is visiting Dharamshala to acquaint itself better with the issue of Tibet, said the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) on its Tibet.net website Aug 31. The report said the delegation held its first press conference on […]

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Coerced to ban a Dalai Lama visit, Botswana tells China it’s not a colony

August 21, 2017 11:43 pm0 comments
Coerced to ban a Dalai Lama visit, Botswana tells China it’s not a colony

(TibetanReview.net, Aug20, 2017) – Botswana’s President Ian Khama has revealed that he had refused to bow to China which had threatened him with all manners of punitive actions, including isolating his country from the rest of the African continent, for having refused to prevent a visit by Tibet’s exiled spiritual […]

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