Tibet group expresses concern at ‘cuts’ to Tibet Programmes in Trump administration’s ’18 budget proposal

May 30, 2017 10:50 pm0 comments
Tibet group expresses concern at ‘cuts’ to Tibet Programmes in Trump administration’s ’18 budget proposal

(TibetanReview.net, May29, 2017) – While the Central Tibetan Administration at Dharamsala, India, has not commented on reports that the Donald Trump administration had offered no aid to Tibetans in his budgetary proposal for the fiscal year beginning Oct 1, 2018, a Washington-based Tibet advocacy group with active agenda to lobby […]

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Trump administration reverses decades-old US policy to deny budgetary aid to Tibetans

May 28, 2017 12:06 am0 comments
Trump administration reverses decades-old US policy to deny budgetary aid to Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, May27, 2017) – Reversing decades-old American policy of providing financial assistance to the Tibetan community for safeguarding its distinct cultural identity, United States President Donald Trump has proposed zero aid for it in 2018 in his maiden annual budget proposal to the Congress, reported the PTI news agency May […]

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Branstad confirmed as US Ambassador to China, had vowed to stand up for Tibet

May 24, 2017 11:20 pm0 comments
Branstad confirmed as US Ambassador to China, had vowed to stand up for Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May24, 2017) – Iowa Governor Mr Terry Branstad was on May 22 confirmed by the Senate to be the US Ambassador to China following a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on May 2 during which he had vowed to stand up for human rights, Tibet and related issues. On […]

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United States congressional delegation reiterates Tibet support after Dharamshala visit

May 18, 2017 11:17 pm0 comments
United States congressional delegation reiterates Tibet support after Dharamshala visit

(TibetanReview.net, May18, 2017) – Calling the current situation in Tibet a challenge to the conscience of the world, US House Democratic (and Minority) Leader, Nancy Pelosi, has on May 16 reiterate support for His Holiness the Dalai Lama and his efforts to ensure Tibetan religion, culture, language and human rights. […]

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US Lawmakers praise India for hosting Tibetans during meeting with PM Modi

May 14, 2017 9:03 pm0 comments
US Lawmakers praise India for hosting Tibetans during meeting with PM Modi

(TibetanReview.net, May13, 2017) – While exchanging views on cooperation, terrorist threats, and global warming, a high-level US Congressional delegation led by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi also discussed human rights issues, including Tibet, during its meeting May 11 with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, reported voanews.com May […]

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Amid warnings from China, visiting US lawmakers vow to stand by Tibetan people

May 11, 2017 10:03 pm0 comments
Amid warnings from China, visiting US lawmakers vow to stand by Tibetan people

(TibetanReview.net, May11, 2017) – China has on May 10 expressed bitter anger over the fact that a high profile bipartisan delegation of US lawmakers had visited Dharamshala, India, and met with Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama. A public felicitation was held for the delegation of eight House of […]

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