China urged to free the true Panchen Lama on his 30th birthday

April 28, 2019 12:13 am0 comments
China urged to free the true Panchen Lama on his 30th birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Apr27’19) – As Tibetans across the free world marked on Apr 25 the 30th birthday of the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, disappeared by the government of China in 1995, US Congressman James P McGovern (D-MA), Co-Chair of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission and Chairman of the […]

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US Congress rejects China’s assumption of right to decide on Dalai Lama reincarnation

April 12, 2019 12:25 am0 comments
US Congress rejects China’s assumption of right to decide on Dalai Lama reincarnation

(TibetanReview.net, Apr11’19) – The United States will only go by the Dalai Lama’s own plan for his succession and will in no way accept China’s claim to determine who his reincarnate is, a key Congressional body that oversees US policy in Asia was reported to have been told on Apr […]

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Tibet among issues, cases raised during 37th EU-China rights dialogue

April 6, 2019 5:53 am0 comments
Tibet among issues, cases raised during 37th EU-China rights dialogue

(TibetanReview.net, Apr05’19) – Amid persistent skepticisms about it role in improving the ground situation in the People’s Republic of China, the 37th round of the EU-China Human Rights Dialogue was held in Brussels over Apr 1-2 with the two sides explaining their divergent positions and raising specific issues and cases. […]

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Germany’s Tibet uprising anniversary call trashes China’s rights record claims

March 28, 2019 4:39 am0 comments
Germany’s Tibet uprising anniversary call trashes China’s rights record claims

(TibetanReview.net, Mar27’19) – Not in the least impressed or otherwise intimidated by China’s relentless and overbearing propaganda push on its record in Tibet, the human rights committee of the German parliament has on Mar 25 made public its call on Beijing to “immediately stop the repression of the Tibetan people […]

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US report: China systematic in impeding access to Tibet

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US report: China systematic in impeding access to Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Mar27’19) – The first of the US State Department’s reports mandated by the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2018 is out and it says China continues to “systematically” impede access to Tibet with restrictions that have prohibited diplomats, journalists and ordinary citizens from visiting the Himalayan territory. Under […]

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US speaks of Nepal’s promise to protect Tibetan refugees

March 21, 2019 3:41 am0 comments
US speaks of Nepal’s promise to protect Tibetan refugees

(TibetanReview.net, Mar20’19) – The US has reminded Nepal Mar 19 that it had assured in Dec 2018 to continue to protect the rights of the Tibetan refugees living in the country, meaning, basically, that those escaping from Tibet will not be sent back. “Recognising your own experience as a political […]

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European lawmakers seek reciprocal access to Tibet for its citizens

March 19, 2019 5:39 am0 comments
European lawmakers seek reciprocal access to Tibet for its citizens

(TibetanReview.net, Mar18’19) – After the United States adopted a law demanding reciprocal access to Tibet for its citizens in Dec 2018, lawmakers in Europe have issued a call for a similar access to the tightly restricted Chinese ruled Himalayan territory. In the latest development on this issue, a total of […]

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US annual report finds rights violations in Tibet severe and significant

March 16, 2019 12:54 am0 comments
US annual report finds rights violations in Tibet severe and significant

(TibetanReview.net, Mar15’19) – During the past year, the people of Tibet faced immense discrimination under Chinese rule, severe restrictions on their most basic rights and increasing isolation from the outside world, said the United States State Department in its global Human Rights Report for 2018 released on Mar 13. The […]

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Indian MP rejected China’s demand to avoid 60th Tibet uprising day function

March 15, 2019 1:13 am0 comments
Indian MP rejected China’s demand to avoid 60th Tibet uprising day function

(TibetanReview.net, Mar14’19) – Member of Indian parliament Mr Shanta Kumar has revealed that he had rejected pressure from China, telling him not to attend the 60th Tibet uprising anniversary function of the Central Tibetan Administration at Dharamsala, on Mar 10. The BJP MP represents Kangra district, of which Dharamsala is […]

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United States House Speaker voices solidarity on 60th Tibet uprising anniversary

March 11, 2019 4:33 am0 comments
United States House Speaker voices solidarity on 60th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10’19) – US House Speak Nancy Pelosi has voice strong support for Tibet and it spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on the eve of Tibet’s 60th national uprising day of Mar 10. Issuing a statement for the occasion, as she has done in the past many years, Pelosi said […]

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