Top US religious rights official slams Beijing’s Dalai Lama reincarnation moves

October 29, 2019 9:53 pm0 comments
Top US religious rights official slams Beijing’s Dalai Lama reincarnation moves

(TibetanReview.net, Oct29’19) – Severely criticizing China for its “persecution of the Tibetan people’s faith”, US Ambassador at large for International Religious Freedom Mr Samuel D Brownback made it clear Oct 28 that his government was fully with the Tibetan people, and opposed to atheist Beijing, on the issue of the […]

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US religious freedom envoy in D’sala, declares gov’t support for Tibetan rights

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US religious freedom envoy in D’sala, declares gov’t support for Tibetan rights

(TibetanReview.net, Oct28’19) – The US Ambassador at large for International Religious Freedom Mr Samuel D Brownback has expressed his government’s support for the Tibetan people and their right to choose their Dalai Lama reincarnation as he arrived at Dharamsala on Oct 27 evening. He has been invited by President Lobsang […]

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Dalai Lama feels reincarnation system should end, lama system changed

October 27, 2019 4:34 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama feels reincarnation system should end, lama system changed

(TibetanReview.net, Oct26’19) – In a remark that China may be hard put to digest, the Dalai Lama has suggested Oct 25 that the tradition of reincarnation had its origins in a feudal set up and “should end now”. China claims to have liberated Tibet from imperial subjugation and its people […]

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Tamil police hurled vulgar abuses to pull out Tibetan students from college hostel ahead of Chinese president’s visit

October 23, 2019 11:34 pm0 comments
Tamil police hurled vulgar abuses to pull out Tibetan students from college hostel ahead of Chinese president’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct22’19) – While the police in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu were professional in their detention of Tibetan poet and independence activist Mr Tenzin Tsundue ahead of the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping for his informal Oct 11-12 summit with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he […]

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Czech Senators hold reception for exile Tibetan leader

October 17, 2019 9:55 am0 comments
Czech Senators hold reception for exile Tibetan leader

(TibetanReview.net, Oct16’19) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) was on Oct 15 hosted a parliamentary hall reception by Senators of the Czech Republic whose capital Prague very recently cut its sister-city ties with Beijing over the “one China’ policy issue. The exile Tibetan leader was in […]

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Dalai Lama reiterates hope, possibility for early China visit

October 16, 2019 6:01 am0 comments
Dalai Lama reiterates hope, possibility for early China visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct15’19) – The Dalai Lama has reiterated Oct 14 the possibility that he may visit China and Tibet in the near future, more than sixty years after he fled his homeland and Chinese troops bombarded his Lhasa palace. “It is very possible. Within the next two or three years,” […]

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Failed Nepal extradition deal prompted Xi’s ‘crushed bodies, shattered bones’ outburst?

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Failed Nepal extradition deal prompted Xi’s ‘crushed bodies, shattered bones’ outburst?

(TibetanReview.net, Oct15’19) – Chinese President Xi Jinping’s grim warnings of “crushed bodies and shattered bones” referring to the ongoing, months-long weekend protests in Hong Kong was said to have been partly prompted by his anger at failing to get an extradition deal from Nepal. The deal, if signed, would have […]

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Tibetan Cabinet to apologize for wrongful 2017 dismissal of its Washington envoy

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Tibetan Cabinet to apologize for wrongful 2017 dismissal of its Washington envoy

(TibetanReview.net, Oct15’19) – The apex tribunal of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala, India, has ruled Oct 14 that the grounds cited by the Kashag (Cabinet) for removing Mr Penpa Tsering as representative at the Office Tibet, Washington, DC, in Nov 2017 were untrue and defamatory and it should […]

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Nepal to charge Xi-visit arrested Tibetans for ‘indecent behaviour’

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Nepal to charge Xi-visit arrested Tibetans for ‘indecent behaviour’

(TibetanReview.net, Oct14’19) – As Chinese President Xi Jinping left after concluding his Oct 12-13 state visit, Nepal is to charge 24 Tibet activists, most of them Nepali Citizens of Tibetan descend, for indecent behaviour, reported english.onlinekhabar.com Oct 13. It is not clear what actions on their part earned them this […]

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22 Tibetans, rights activists held ahead of Chinese President’s arrival in Nepal

October 14, 2019 4:21 am0 comments
22 Tibetans, rights activists held ahead of Chinese President’s arrival in Nepal

(TibetanReview.net, Oct13’19) – Police in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu had arrested 22 alleged free-Tibet movement campaigners and human rights activists over the past three days on suspicion of planning to hold protests during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Oct 12-13 state visit to the country, reported thehimalayantimes.com Oct 13. Five were held […]

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