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Tibet activists join int’l coalition to ask Google to end censored China search project

January 21, 2019 5:48 am0 comments
Tibet activists join int’l coalition to ask Google to end censored China search project

(TibetanReview.net, Jan20’19) – Tibet activists have joined a coalition of other rights campaigners on the Internet Freedom Day of Jan 18 to call on Google to cease its development of Dragonfly with protests held in the US, UK, Canada, India, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Sweden, Switzerland, and Denmark. Google designed the […]

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Top official warns China’s police to watch out for ‘color revolution’

January 20, 2019 5:59 am0 comments
Top official warns China’s police to watch out for ‘color revolution’

(TibetanReview.net, Jan19’19) – China’s top law-enforcement official has on Jan 18 called on the country’s police to focus on withstanding “color revolutions”, a nomenclature for popular uprising calling for a democratic change. The police must “stress the prevention and resistance of ‘color revolutions’ and firmly fight to protect China’s political […]

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China sentences Canadian to death in tit-for-tat move

January 17, 2019 12:58 am0 comments
China sentences Canadian to death in tit-for-tat move

(TibetanReview.net, Jan16’19) – China has on Jan 14 sentenced a Canadian man to death as a way to get back at Ottawa for having carried out a US request to detain the Chief Financial Officer Ms Meng Wanzhou of the tech giant Huawei for financial fraud. The fraud was committed […]

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China’s official media castigates Poland for arresting Huawei employee sacked by the tech giant itself for spying

January 15, 2019 12:42 am0 comments
China’s official media castigates Poland for arresting Huawei employee sacked by the tech giant itself for spying

(TibetanReview.net, Jan14’19) – China’s official media has on Jan 11 severely castigated Poland for arresting a Huawei employee posted in the country for spying but the company itself has fired that employee for bringing disrepute to it. “If Poland wants to damage ties with China over the Huawei case, which […]

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China takes diplomatic envoys from 12 friendly countries on 3-day junket to refute Xinjiang repression allegations

January 11, 2019 1:08 am0 comments
China takes diplomatic envoys from 12 friendly countries on 3-day junket to refute Xinjiang repression allegations

(TibetanReview.net, Jan10’19) – Amid growing international criticism of its internment of around a million Muslim minorities in so-called vocational training centres which are nothing more than de-Islamization, political indoctrination camps, China has invited diplomatic envoys from 12 countries to “witness the social and economic progress” of East Turkestan (Xinjiang Uygur […]

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After lightweight tanks, China stations new howitzers in Tibet’s border with India

January 9, 2019 3:43 am0 comments
After lightweight tanks, China stations new howitzers in Tibet’s border with India

(TibetanReview.net, Jan08’19) – China said Jan 7 that it had further boosted the high-altitude combat capability of its People’s Liberation Army (PLA) stationed in Tibet by equipping it with new vehicle-mounted howitzers. The equipment was used in an artillery brigade in Tibet during the 2017 China-India stand-off, reported China’s official […]

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Vatican gets two of its China bishops to give way to gov’t-approved priests

January 8, 2019 4:26 am0 comments
Vatican gets two of its China bishops to give way to gov’t-approved priests

(TibetanReview.net, Jan07’19) – The Vatican has ordered two bishops previously appointed by it to step aside in favour of Beijing-appointed priests who it had previously excommunicated. The underground bishops Vincent Guo Xijin of Mindong (Ningde) and Peter Zhuang Jianjian of Shantou have given way to the government approved Chinese Patriotic […]

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Tibet included in new law enhancing US leadership in the Indio-Pacific Region

January 5, 2019 8:01 am0 comments
Tibet included in new law enhancing US leadership in the Indio-Pacific Region

(TibetanReview.net, Jan04’19) – Tibet has been included in a new US law aimed at developing a long-term strategic vision and policy for the country in the Indo-Pacific region. The law, titled as the Asia Reassurance Initiative Act of 2018 (S.2736), was signed into law by President Donald Trump on Dec […]

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China to begin construction of key section of Sichuan Tibet railway this year

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China to begin construction of key section of Sichuan Tibet railway this year

(TibetanReview.net, Jan04’19) – Tibet’s key role in China’s globally ambitious Belt and Road Initiative is set to come into play with the expected beginning of the construction of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway in late 2019. Actually the construction has been underway at a hectic pace from both the ends since 2014. […]

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China orders back Tibetans on pilgrimage in India, Nepal within 3 days

January 4, 2019 1:27 am0 comments
China orders back Tibetans on pilgrimage in India, Nepal within 3 days

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’19) – Following reports that less than 100 Tibetans from Tibet had managed to visit Bodh Gaya in India’s Bihar state for pilgrimage and to attend the Dalai Lama’s teachings in Dec 2018, Chinese authorities in Qinghai Province have ordered that all of them return forthwith within three days. […]

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