Int’l criticisms grow over China’s jailing of Tibetan language rights activist

May 27, 2018 12:51 am0 comments
Int’l criticisms grow over China’s jailing of Tibetan language rights activist

(TibetanReview.net, May25, 2018) – The United States, Canada, France, the European Union, the European Parliament and more human rights organizations have issued statements over May 22-23, criticizing China for imposing a five-year jail sentence May 22 on Tibetan language rights activist Tashi Wangchuk. The 33-year-old shopkeeper in Yushu Prefecture of […]

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UN experts question Nepal’s lack of protection for Tibetan refugees

May 16, 2018 11:47 pm0 comments
UN experts question Nepal’s lack of protection for Tibetan refugees

(TibetanReview.net, May16, 2018) – In its Concluding Observations on Nepal’s report, the UN Committee on Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD) has on May 11 expressed concern on the plight of Tibetan refugees living with little or no protection while calling on the country “to ratify international instruments […]

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UN experts urge China to release Tibetan language activist, not to prosecute people for rights advocacy

February 26, 2018 1:21 am0 comments
UN experts urge China to release Tibetan language activist, not to prosecute people for rights advocacy

(TibetanReview.net, Feb25, 2018) – A group of five UN human rights experts have on Feb 21 issued a public statement, calling on China for immediate release of the Tibetan language rights activist Tashi Wangchuk. He was tried by the Intermediate People’s Court of Yulshul (Tibetan: Yulshul) Prefecture, Qinghai Province, on […]

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Taiwanese activists join campaign to condemn China for failed Tibet policy

October 19, 2017 12:07 am0 comments
Taiwanese activists join campaign to condemn China for failed Tibet policy

(TibetanReview.net, Oct18, 2017) – Taiwanese activists have on Oct 17 joined a global campaign initiated by the International Tibet Network – a San Francisco-headquartered umbrella group for Tibet campaign groups across the world – that called for condemnation of President Xi over China’s continued repression of Tibet during the past […]

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Several countries criticized China’s rights record in Tibet at recent UN Human Rights Council meet

October 1, 2017 4:42 pm0 comments
Several countries criticized China’s rights record in Tibet at recent UN Human Rights Council meet

(TibetanReview.net, Oct01, 2017) – Delegates from the United States, the European Union and Germany especially spoke on the grim human rights situation in Tibet and Xinjiang at the recently concluded 36th session of the UN Human Rights Council, said the Central Tibetan Administration at Dharamshala, India, on its Tibet.net website […]

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Tibetans among cases highlighted by UN rights chief in Geneva meet

September 15, 2017 12:04 am0 comments
Tibetans among cases highlighted by UN rights chief in Geneva meet

(TibetanReview.net, Sep14, 2017) – The 36th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva opened on Sep 11 with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Prince Zeid bin Ra’ad Zeid al-Hussein, including several Tibetan cases in his highlight of major concerns across the world. Saying “the world has grown darker and dangerous” […]

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