‘India has never recognized Tibet as historically Chinese’

August 22, 2016 10:28 am0 comments
‘India has never recognized Tibet as historically Chinese’

(TibetanReview.net, Aug22, 2016) – Recalling the days of peace and tranquillity which prevailed along India’s Himalayan borders in earlier times, a prominent leader of India’s largest social group, the Hindu-based Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (National Volunteer Organisation, RSS), has said Aug 20 that New Delhi had never accepted that Tibet was […]

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India accused of blunder in giving Tibet to China

August 19, 2016 10:07 am0 comments
India accused of blunder in giving Tibet to China

(TibetanReview.net, Aug19, 2016) – India’s Samajwadi Party leader and former Defence Minister Mr Mulayam Singh Yadav on Aug 18 accused the current ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of having previously given Tibet away to China despite his protests, reported timesofindia.indiatimes.com Aug 18. Addressing students of Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National […]

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United States expresses concern over China’s demolition at famed Tibetan Buddhist academy

August 12, 2016 1:45 pm0 comments
United States expresses concern over China’s demolition at famed Tibetan Buddhist academy

(TibetanReview.net, Aug12, 2016) – The US government has on Aug 8 urged China not to infringe on the right of Tibetans to practice their religion freely, responding to reports that massive demolition was being carried out at a famed, and probably the world’s largest, centre for the study of Tibetan […]

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Tibet-support Indian MPs support middle way solution for Tibet

August 6, 2016 11:56 am0 comments
Tibet-support Indian MPs support middle way solution for Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Aug05, 2016) – A cross-party group of Indian MPs supporting the issue of Tibet on Aug 2 passed a resolution, reaffirming support for the Tibetan cause, said the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, on its Tibet.net website Aug 3. The resolution was passed at a meeting of the […]

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US Republican party’s stand on Tibet, South China Sea riles China

July 22, 2016 4:26 pm0 comments
US Republican party’s stand on Tibet, South China Sea riles China

(TibetanReview.net, Jul22, 2016) – China has on Jul 20 condemned the US Republican Party’s 2016 platform adopted at the Republican National Convention on Jul 18 which, among other things, accused China of practicing cultural genocide in Tibet and making ludicrous claims in the South China Sea. China’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson […]

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China criticized for its continued repression in Tibet in latest US global religious freedom report

May 6, 2016 1:24 pm0 comments
China criticized for its continued repression in Tibet in latest US global religious freedom report

(TibetanReview.net, May05, 2016) – Re-designating China as a “country of particular concern” (CPC), the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) on May 2 released its 2016 Annual Report, noting that it continued to “implement a discriminatory and at times violent crackdown” on Tibetan Buddhists as well as Uyghur Muslims […]

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China pushes for further clampdown on ‘Free Tibet activities’ in Nepal

April 12, 2016 12:21 pm0 comments
China pushes for further clampdown on ‘Free Tibet activities’ in Nepal

(TibetanReview.net, Apr12, 2016) – As if it is not hard enough already, life for the Tibetans living in Nepal appears set for further restrictions following reports that China’s Chief of Army Staff, Mr Fang Fenghui, had proposed to increase cooperation in clamping down on any type of Free Tibet activities […]

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Eleven US lawmakers ask Kerry to press China on Tibet political prisoners

April 4, 2016 11:52 am0 comments
Eleven US lawmakers ask Kerry to press China on Tibet political prisoners

(TibetanReview.net, Apr04’16) – Eleven members of the US Congress have on Mar 31 urged Secretary of State John Kerry to take up with the government of China the issue of Tibetan political prisoners, specifically mentioning three of them as of particular concern. The three, all Buddhist monks, have been named […]

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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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