China condemns new US administration’s Tibet stance

February 8, 2017 1:10 am0 comments
China condemns new US administration’s Tibet stance

(TibetanReview.net, Feb06, 2017) – China has responded with rebuff at US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s remarks during his Senate confirmation hearing that he will commit to encourage dialogue on Tibet and to receive the Dalai Lama. The US should stop using Dalai Lama to create trouble for China, which […]

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New US Administration to be robust on Tibet vis-à-vis China

February 4, 2017 7:39 pm0 comments
New US Administration to be robust on Tibet vis-à-vis China

(TibetanReview.net, Feb03, 2017) – While the new US President Donald trump has been largely silent on issues like Tibet and human rights, his Secretary of State Mr Rex Tillerson has said he will commit to encourage dialogue on Tibet and to receive the Dalai Lama, according to Washington-based International Campaign […]

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Chinese reports claiming Trump rejected a Dalai Lama meet trashed as fake news

January 19, 2017 7:55 pm0 comments
Chinese reports claiming Trump rejected a Dalai Lama meet trashed as fake news

(TibetanReview.net, Jan19, 2017) – Michael Pillsbury, a China advisor to Donald Trump and author of several books on the country, has on Jan 17 angrily denied reports that the US President-elect had turned down a request for a meeting by Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama. In fact, he […]

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Taiwan’s Mongolian and Tibetan affairs body set for final dissolution

January 17, 2017 6:29 pm0 comments
Taiwan’s Mongolian and Tibetan affairs body set for final dissolution

(TibetanReview.net, Jan17, 2017) – Taiwan is to formally dissolve its Mongolian and Tibetan Affairs Commission as part of a restructuring plan, with its administrative businesses not to be transferred to the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) as planned by the previous administration, reported taipeitimes.com Jan 16, citing a draft bill submitted […]

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European Parliament expresses serious concern on rights situation in Tibet, Xinjiang

December 16, 2016 5:09 pm0 comments
European Parliament expresses serious concern on rights situation in Tibet, Xinjiang

(TibetanReview.net, Dec16, 2016) – The European Parliament has on Dec 15 adopted a resolution, expressing serious concern on the human rights situation especially in Tibet and East Turkestan (Chinese: Xinjiang), with the ongoing destruction at the Larung Gar Buddhist institute, probably the world largest Buddhist learning centre located in Serta […]

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Japanese MPs launch parliamentary support group for Tibet

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Japanese MPs launch parliamentary support group for Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Dec15, 2016) – A group of 82 members of the Diet, the Japanese parliament, on Dec 14 morning announced the launch of a group within the parliament to support the issue of Tibet. The members of the group – the All Party Japanese Parliamentary Group for Tibet – come […]

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