With Tibetan flags, opposition leaders lead Czech protest against visiting Chinese President Xi

March 31, 2016 3:08 pm0 comments
With Tibetan flags, opposition leaders lead Czech protest against visiting Chinese President Xi

(TibetanReview.net, Mar31’16) – As Chinese President Xi Jinping continued his visit to the Czech capital Prague on the second day on Mar 29, there have been reports of further protests both by political leaders and civil society groups over China’s repressive policies in occupied Tibet. In particular, the lawmakers belonging […]

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Vermont House resolution, US, urges middle way solution for Tibet

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Vermont House resolution, US, urges middle way solution for Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Mar31’16) – The House of Representatives of the US state of Vermont had on Mar 10 adopted a resolution, encouraging the resumption of negotiations between China and representatives of His Holiness the Dalai Lama based on the Middle Way Approach of the Central Tibetan Administration, said a belated report […]

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United States asked to avoid self-determination rows for sake of peace, stability

March 18, 2016 10:17 am0 comments
United States asked to avoid self-determination rows for sake of peace, stability

(TibetanReview.net, Mar18’16) – A US professor has suggested that Washington avoid being assertive in internationalising self-determination conflicts in other countries if it was to help maintain peace and stability in the regions, reported PTI news agency Mar 17. Such assertiveness “can look like meddling in other countries’ internal affairs,” it […]

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Over 740 Czech Municipalities flay Tibetan flag on Tibet uprising anniversary

March 12, 2016 12:04 pm0 comments
Over 740 Czech Municipalities flay Tibetan flag on Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar12’16) – More than 740 municipalities across the Czech Republic expressed their support for and solidarity with the Tibetan people on the 57th anniversary of the latter’s uprising against Chinese occupation of their homeland by participating in a “Flag for Tibet” event, reported praguemonitor.com Mar 10. Under it the […]

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Taiwan groups, politicians commemorate 57th Tibet national Uprising Day

March 7, 2016 11:13 pm0 comments
Taiwan groups, politicians commemorate 57th Tibet national Uprising Day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar07’16) – To commemorate the 57th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising, over 200 people from more than 20 civic groups as well as lawmakers marched through downtown Taipei on Mar 5 to call on China to free Tibet and uphold human rights, reported taipeitimes.com Mar 16. The main […]

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US city declares Mar 10 as Tibet Day

March 4, 2016 4:03 pm0 comments
US city declares Mar 10 as Tibet Day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar04’16) – The city of Amherst in the US State of Massachusetts has on Mar 2 issued a proclamation, naming Mar 10 as Tibet day. Also, the town will raise the Tibetan Flag and fly it from Mar 10 to 17 to “help cultivate awareness for all citizens of […]

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High-ranking Chinese delegation asks Nepal to prevent ’59 Tibet uprising day protests

March 2, 2016 1:21 pm0 comments
High-ranking Chinese delegation asks Nepal to prevent ’59 Tibet uprising day protests

(TibetanReview.net, Mar01’16) – As the 57th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day looms large, China has dispatched a high-ranking ‘special security delegation’ to Nepal to ensure there will be no Tibetan protests or related campaign activities. The delegation formally requested Nepal to remain on high alert throughout the month […]

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US Rights commission Congressmen urge China to stop persecuting Tibet self-immolators’ kith and kin

February 14, 2016 12:05 pm0 comments
US Rights commission Congressmen urge China to stop persecuting Tibet self-immolators’ kith and kin

(TibetanReview.net, Feb14’16) – Two US Congressmen have on Feb 4 expressed deep concern over China’s persecution of Tibetans for alleged homicide on the basis of their family, community or social connections with fellow Tibetans who had carried out self-immolation protests against Chinese rule. The Congressmen, Jim McGovern (D-MA) and Joseph […]

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United States to provide $6 million economic support to Tibetans in India, Nepal in 2016

December 26, 2015 12:25 pm0 comments
United States to provide $6 million economic support to Tibetans in India, Nepal in 2016

(TibetanReview.net, Dec23, 2015) – The United States Congress has approved a $1.8 trillion budget for the fiscal year 2016 which averted a government shutdown and also landed for the exile Tibetan community in Nepal and India a six-million dollar “Economic Support Fund”, said the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamsala on […]

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European Parliament approves EU-China Relations report, with severe criticism of rights situation in Tibet, other areas

December 20, 2015 2:26 am0 comments
European Parliament approves EU-China Relations report, with severe criticism of rights situation in Tibet, other areas

(TibetanReview.net, Dec19, 2015) – The European Parliament in Brussels has on Dec 16 approved a EU-China Relations report prepared by its Committee on Foreign Affairs which severely criticizes the Chinese government’s deteriorating human rights record not only in Tibet and Xinjiang but also in China itself. The report “deplores the […]

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