British Labour MP criticized for role in China’s Tibet propaganda

August 16, 2014 1:12 pm0 comments
British Labour MP criticized for role in China’s Tibet propaganda

(TibetanReview.net, Aug16, 2014) –A senior MP belonging to Britain’s Labour Party has been criticized for taking part in a Chinese propaganda meeting on Tibet over Aug 11-12 and praising its rule in the occupied Himalayan territory at a time when his own party had expressed deep concern about the situation […]

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Religious repression in Tibet in 2013 continued to be severe: US Report

July 31, 2014 2:49 pm0 comments
Religious repression in Tibet in 2013 continued to be severe: US Report

(TibetanReview.net, Jul30, 2014) – While there was a growing interest in Tibetan Buddhism among ordinary Chinese people, repression of religious freedom was severe across Tibet in 2013. Also, ethnic Tibetans were subjected to all manners of discrimination in mainland China, said the United States in its latest annual global religious […]

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US Congressman again asks China to open up Tibet

July 18, 2014 4:20 pm0 comments
US Congressman again asks China to open up Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jul18, 2014) –US Congressman Joe Pitts has on Jul 15 called on China to live up to its oft repeated claim that Tibet is open to all visitors from abroad. “This is a matter of basic fairness and is critical to ensuring that human rights are protected in Tibet,” […]

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US raised Tibet with Chinese foreign policy chief

July 12, 2014 7:21 pm0 comments
US raised Tibet with Chinese foreign policy chief

(TibetanReview.net, Jul12, 2014) –A senior US State Department official has said Jul 10 that Secretary of State John Kerry had raised the issues of Tibet and Dalai Lama during his meeting with Chinese State councilor and Foreign Policy Chief Yang Jiechi in Beijing on Jul 10. Kerry was in Beijing […]

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Indian leader speaks of renewed Tibet issue approach

July 9, 2014 10:01 am0 comments
Indian leader speaks of renewed Tibet issue approach

(TibetanReview.net, Jul02, 2014) – A senior leader of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a Hindu religion based grassroots voluntary service organization which is closely associated with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has indicated on Jun 30 that the presence of the head of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala […]

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Tibet situation a matter of particular concern – EU to China

May 21, 2014 4:46 am0 comments

(TibetanReview.net, Sep24, 2012) The European Union has said Sep 20 that China should deliver more progress on human rights while the situation in Tibet remains a matter of particular concern during the 15th EU-China summit held in Brussels on Sep 20. While China had made tremendous progress by lifting hundreds […]

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UN questions China’s forced eviction of Tibetans from their nomadic land

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(TibetanReview.net, May11, 2014) The UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR) on May 8 asked China pointed questions on three issues concerning its eviction of Tibetan nomads from their ancestral land. During its eight-hour review of performance on these issues, the committee questioned China on the forced resettlement […]

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Czech government to follow China on Tibet issue

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(TibetanReview.net, May01, 2014) Czech Foreign Minister Mr Lubomír Zaorálek and his Chinese counterpart Mr Wang Yi on Apr 29 signed a joint statement in Beijing, calling Tibet an inseparable part of China and stating the Czech Republic does not support the occupied Himalayan territory’s independence in any form, reported praguepost.com […]

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China positive about Norway’s Dalai Lama rectification

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(TibetanReview.net, Apr30, 2014) – Shunned by China after the Nobel Committee awarded the 2010 peace prize on jailed democracy activist Liu Xiaobo, Norway may have snaked its way back into the good book of China by deciding to ignore the visiting 1989 peace Prize winner, the Dalai Lama. China has […]

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Czech PM stresses economic interest to ignore Tibet issue

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(TibetanReview.net, Apr25, 2014) – The government of the Czech Republic has made it clear that in order to improve relations with China for the sake of the country’s economy, it will not criticize the occupation of Tibet, nor will it recognise the exile Tibetan government, reported the country’s CTK news […]

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