China ranked fifth worst in global press freedom index, is leading jailor of citizen journalists

April 28, 2017 11:35 pm0 comments
China ranked fifth worst in global press freedom index, is leading jailor of citizen journalists

(TibetanReview.net, Apr28, 2017) – China has retained its position as the fifth worst country/territory on freedom of the press while also being “the world’s leading prison for citizen journalists” in 2016, according to the Paris-based international media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF). Its latest annual report puts China at its […]

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Tibet less free than China, among globally worst in latest Freedom House survey

February 4, 2017 7:42 pm0 comments
Tibet less free than China, among globally worst in latest Freedom House survey

(TibetanReview.net, Feb04, 2017) – Tibet under Chinese occupation rule is the least free country or territory in the world, with the situation there being better than only war-town Syria, said US-human rights organization Freedom House in its latest annual survey for 2016 released on Jan 17. While the survey determined […]

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Report: Religious repression in Chinese ruled Tibet is institutionalized

August 15, 2016 1:27 pm0 comments
Report: Religious repression in Chinese ruled Tibet is institutionalized

(TibetanReview.net, Aug14, 2016) – The US government has on Aug 10 severely criticized China for its deplorable record on religious freedom in 2015, institutionalizing discrimination in the case of ethnic minority groups such as Tibetan Buddhists and Uyghur Muslims. Releasing its International Religious Freedom Report for 2015, which examined the […]

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12 nations condemn China’s rights records in joint UN statement

March 13, 2016 12:23 pm0 comments
12 nations condemn China’s rights records in joint UN statement

(TibetanReview.net, Mar13’16) – On the 57th anniversary of the Tibetan national uprising day of Mar 10, the United States led an unprecedented scathing criticism of China on its abysmal human rights record in China and Tibet at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. Delivering a joint statement in a […]

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Report: Rights situation in Tibet among the very worst in 2015

February 6, 2016 10:16 am0 comments
Report: Rights situation in Tibet among the very worst in 2015

(TibetanReview.net, Feb02’16) – Tibet ranked among the worst for political rights and civil liberties, with the worst freedom rating of seven and an aggregate score of just one out of 100, in 2015, according to US human rights NGO Freedom House Jan 27. The group’s latest annual Freedom in the […]

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Tibet situation raised by several members at UN Human Rights Council, Geneva

June 29, 2015 1:51 am0 comments
Tibet situation raised by several members at UN Human Rights Council, Geneva

(TibetanReview.net, Jun28, 2015) – The human rights situation in Chinese ruled Tibet came in for criticism from several state and interstate members at the 29th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva on Jun 24, according to a Tibet.net release Jun 26 from the exile Tibetan administration’s Tibet […]

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