China boasts of developing array of new border security equipment

April 10, 2018 10:00 pm0 comments
China boasts of developing array of new border security equipment

(TibetanReview.net, Apr10, 2018) – The main reason why so few Tibetans have been able to make it out of their occupied homeland in recent years has been because China had greatly strengthened border security system both on the Tibetan side and in arrangements with Nepal. China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA), […]

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China says 330K Tibetans still steeped in dire poverty

April 9, 2018 9:38 pm0 comments
China says 330K Tibetans still steeped in dire poverty

(TibetanReview.net, Apr09, 2018) – A total of 330,000 residents constituting the population of 2,440 villages still live in dire poverty in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), some six decades after China claimed to have liberated the territory and made its people masters of their own fate. This was after a total […]

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Up to 100,000 yuan promised for info on ‘separatist’ activities in Tibet county

April 6, 2018 10:23 pm0 comments
Up to 100,000 yuan promised for info on ‘separatist’ activities in Tibet county

(TibetanReview.net, Apr05, 2018) – Chinese police in Nagchu (Chinese: Naqu) County of Tibet Autonomous Region have offered rewards up to 100,000 yuan (US $15,856) for information on activities of “criminal gangs”, an omnibus term which includes persons and organizations advocating “separatism”, which itself includes all activities banned for political reasons. […]

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China jails Tibetan monk for 5 yrs in self-immolation related suspicion

April 1, 2018 11:48 pm0 comments
China jails Tibetan monk for 5 yrs in self-immolation related suspicion

(TibetanReview.net, Apr01, 2018) – China has jailed a Tibetan monk for five years at a closed door trial in Barkham (Chinese: Ma’erkang) County of Ngaba (Aba) Prefecture, Sichuan Province, on Mar 28 on a suspicion believed to relate to a Tibetan self-immolation protest, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Mar […]

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China employs defence technology to attempt massive boost in rainfall over Tibet

March 28, 2018 10:24 pm0 comments
China employs defence technology to attempt massive boost in rainfall over Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Mar28, 2018) – China is installing tens of thousands of fuel-burning chambers high on the Tibetan mountains to create a relatively low-cost rain making system for a project covering an area three times the size of Spain, reported scmp.com Mar 26. These fuel-burning chambers will release particles into the […]

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Exams underway to test Tibetan monks’ loyalty to China’s party-state

March 25, 2018 6:49 am0 comments
Exams underway to test Tibetan monks’ loyalty to China’s party-state

(TibetanReview.net, Mar24, 2018) – China said Mar 23 that it was testing monks in Tibet’s monasteries on their knowledge of Chinese constitution and regulation so as to test their patriotism and loyalty to the communist party state. China’s state and party mouthpiece globaltimes.cn, which reported on the programme, however, did […]

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