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More restrictions on Tibetans reported from Qinghai for this month

March 17, 2019 10:50 pm0 comments
More restrictions on Tibetans reported from Qinghai for this month

(TibetanReview.net, Mar16’19) – In yet another report about further clampdown on Tibetans during the politically sensitive month of March, Chinese authorities in Rebgong (Chinese: Malho) County of Qinghai Province have further tightened restrictions on local Tibetans, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Mar 14. These were stated to include ban […]

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Indian MP rejected China’s demand to avoid 60th Tibet uprising day function

March 15, 2019 1:13 am0 comments
Indian MP rejected China’s demand to avoid 60th Tibet uprising day function

(TibetanReview.net, Mar14’19) – Member of Indian parliament Mr Shanta Kumar has revealed that he had rejected pressure from China, telling him not to attend the 60th Tibet uprising anniversary function of the Central Tibetan Administration at Dharamsala, on Mar 10. The BJP MP represents Kangra district, of which Dharamsala is […]

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150 Tibetans let off after being held for protesting outside Chinese embassy, New Delhi

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150 Tibetans let off after being held for protesting outside Chinese embassy, New Delhi

(TibetanReview.net, Mar14’19) – Police in India’s capital New Delhi detained around 150 activists of the Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC) after they protested outside the Chinese embassy, with some of them trying to storm it, on Mar 12. TYC was holding three days of protest rallies and other campaign actions in […]

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Protest rally held to mark 60th Tibet uprising day in Canberra

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Protest rally held to mark 60th Tibet uprising day in Canberra

(TibetanReview.net, Mar14’19) – In yet further reports about marking of the 60th Tibetan national uprising day, Tibetans and supporters from Canberra, Sydney, Nowra and Newcastle gathered in Australia’s capital, Canberra, and staged a march to the Chinese embassy, said the Central Tibetan Administration on its Tibet.net website Mar 13. The […]

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Sixtieth Tibet uprising day rallies held in more cities, countries

March 13, 2019 3:49 am0 comments
Sixtieth Tibet uprising day rallies held in more cities, countries

(TibetanReview.net, Mar12’19) – More online reports on the observance of the 60th Tibetan national uprising day across the free world say protest rallies and related events were held in the US cities of Santa Fe, Amherst, and Madison; Scotland’s capital Edinburgh in the UK; Canadian city of Calgary; Australian city […]

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Former Botswana president highlights Tibet issue on its 60th uprising anniversary

March 12, 2019 12:00 am0 comments
Former Botswana president highlights Tibet issue on its 60th uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11’19) – The exile Tibetan administration at Dharamsala, India, had, for the first time, a former long-term head of state as chief guest at its 60th national uprising anniversary event on Mar 10. Serêtsê Khama Ian Khama, who was the President of landlocked south African Republic of Botswana until […]

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United States House Speaker voices solidarity on 60th Tibet uprising anniversary

March 11, 2019 4:33 am0 comments
United States House Speaker voices solidarity on 60th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10’19) – US House Speak Nancy Pelosi has voice strong support for Tibet and it spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on the eve of Tibet’s 60th national uprising day of Mar 10. Issuing a statement for the occasion, as she has done in the past many years, Pelosi said […]

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Call for nationalism to address 60 years of Tibet’s humiliation

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Call for nationalism to address 60 years of Tibet’s humiliation

On this 60th Tibetan national uprising day, Palden Sonam* calls for focus on the ideal of Tibetan nationalism as the linchpin for uniting the Tibetan people and sustaining the freedom struggle.  Introduction This year marks sixty years of Chinese occupation of Tibet. For Tibetan people, it means sixty years of […]

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Tibetan flag raised first time at council chamber in Australia ahead of 60 uprising anniversary

March 10, 2019 1:01 am0 comments
Tibetan flag raised first time at council chamber in Australia ahead of 60 uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09’19) – The Tibetan national flag was raised outside Blue Mountains Council chambers at Katoomba, New South Wales, marking the first time it was done a local council chamber in Australia, reported bluemountainsgazette.com.au Mar 8. The purpose was to commemorate the 60th Tibetan national uprising day which falls on […]

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Lawmakers from four countries to join 60th Tibetan uprising anniversary at D’sala

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Lawmakers from four countries to join 60th Tibetan uprising anniversary at D’sala

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09’19) – Six lawmakers from four countries have arrived at Dharamsala, India, to take part in the official commemoration by Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) of the 60th anniversary of the Tibetan national uprising day on Mar 10. The group was welcomed to a reception by President Lobsang Sangay of […]

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