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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China’s repression policy questioned at Tibet panel at UN rights meet

June 19, 2015 12:43 am0 comments
China’s repression policy questioned at Tibet panel at UN rights meet

(TibetanReview.net, Jun17, 2015) – A panel discussion was held on Tibet on Jun 15 alongside the 28th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva with the participation of Dr Sarah Sewall, the US State Department’s Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights. The co-panelists included […]

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Report: Ethnic discrimination and rights violations rife in Tibet

February 28, 2015 2:14 pm0 comments
Report: Ethnic discrimination and rights violations rife in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Feb28, 2015) – London-based international human rights group Amnesty International said Feb 25 that Tibetans continued to face ethnic discrimination and also restrictions on their rights to freedoms of religious belief, expression, association and assembly during 2014. Releasing its annual 2005 report, it added that Tibetan monastic leaders, writers, […]

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UN urges Nepal to register Tibetan refugees

May 21, 2014 4:54 am0 comments

(TibetanReview.net, Apr12, 2014) – Reviewing the country’s compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), a key component of the global bill of rights, the UN Human Rights Committee on Apr 10 urged Nepal to register long staying Tibetans and to ensure that all Tibetans who may […]

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