Tibet caucus set up in Taipei City Council

March 17, 2019 11:02 pm0 comments
Tibet caucus set up in Taipei City Council

(TibetanReview.net, Mar16’19) – A group of 13 councilors belonging to the pan-green camp has announced on Mar 14 the formation of a Tibet caucus in the Taipei City Council, their agenda being to lend greater support to Tibet and its people, reported Taiwan’s CNA news agency Mar 14. The members […]

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Prague city welcomes exile Tibetan leader in reversal of a 2016 Xi event

March 9, 2019 12:45 am0 comments
Prague city welcomes exile Tibetan leader in reversal of a 2016 Xi event

(TibetanReview.net, Mar08’19) – In something of a historic reversal of a controversial event which took place in 2016, the new mayor of Prague, capital of the Czech Republic, has officially welcomed and presented a symbolic key to the city gates to President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) […]

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UK’s ruling party’s rights body seeks review of Confucius Institutes on university campuses

February 22, 2019 1:28 am0 comments
UK’s ruling party’s rights body seeks review of Confucius Institutes on university campuses

(TibetanReview.net, Feb21’19) – The human right commission of Britain’s ruling Conservative Party has called for a review of all agreements between British institutions and the Confucius Institutes run by a body under China’s Ministry of Education, reported the Mandarin Service of rfa.org Feb 19. It has said the institutes could […]

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China denies directing anti-Tibetan, anti-Uyghur campaigns in Canadian campuses, but strongly praises them

February 19, 2019 5:07 am0 comments
China denies directing anti-Tibetan, anti-Uyghur campaigns in Canadian campuses, but strongly praises them

(TibetanReview.net, Feb17’19) – China has expressed support for its students in Canada who issued threats of vile physical assault and hurled racist taunts on a 22-year-old fellow-student of Tibetan ethnicity who won the election as the president of the University of Toronto’s Scarborough campus Student Union while officially denying having […]

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Tibetan filmmaker gets top prize at French festival of Asian films

February 17, 2019 12:00 am0 comments
Tibetan filmmaker gets top prize at French festival of Asian films

(TibetanReview.net, Feb15’19) – A Tibetan filmmaker from Chinese ruled Tibetan territory of Qinghai has won three of this year’s 12 awards, including the top prize, at the festival of Asian films called the Festival International des Cinémas d’Asie (Fica). The festival was held in the Fica theatre, located in the […]

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Event thanks America for 60 years of Tibet support

February 16, 2019 12:10 am0 comments
Event thanks America for 60 years of Tibet support

(TibetanReview.net, Feb15’19) – A “Thank You, America” event hosted by the Office of Tibet, the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) and the Capital Area Tibetan Association, was held on Feb 12 to celebrate 60 years of American support for the Tibetan people. Guests who attended the event, held apparently at […]

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Chinese campaign to disqualify Tibetan from assuming office as student union president in Canada

February 14, 2019 1:27 am0 comments
Chinese campaign to disqualify Tibetan from assuming office as student union president in Canada

(TibetanReview.net, Feb13’19) – Having failed to take her down with posting of threats and personal attacks, racist slurs, and vulgar words in English and Chinese languages on her Lunar New Year post on Instagram, a group of Chinese students have launched a petition calling for the disqualification of Tibetan student […]

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Email spy campaign targeted recipients on CTA mailing list

February 7, 2019 7:44 am0 comments
Email spy campaign targeted recipients on CTA mailing list

(TibetanReview.net, Feb06’19) – Computer researchers have recently detected a malicious email attachment which steals information from users on a mailing list run by the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala, India. The attacker uses the title of a legitimate download file but the unsuspecting recipient instead gets a malicious software […]

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Tibetan campaigners join protest to urge end to Portland Confucius Institute

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Tibetan campaigners join protest to urge end to Portland Confucius Institute

(TibetanReview.net, Feb06’19) – Students and alumni of Portland State University (PSU) in the USA state of Oregon, including Tibetans, Taiwanese and Chinese, have joined human rights activists on Feb 4 to stage a protest, demanding that the university’s contract with China’s Confucius Institute be not renewed. The occasion was the […]

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Global art group presents annual peace award to Tibetan people

February 5, 2019 1:53 am0 comments
Global art group presents annual peace award to Tibetan people

(TibetanReview.net, Feb04’19) – A non-governmental organization dedicated to promoting “World Peace and Love” through arts and artists from around the world has on Feb 2 honoured the Tibetan community in exile with its Art for Peace Awards 2019. The organizers, the Art 4 Peace group, has praised the Tibetan community […]

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