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Agreeing that differences should not become disputes, India and China sign four MoUs, to organize 100 activities

August 15, 2019 6:45 am0 comments
Agreeing that differences should not become disputes, India and China sign four MoUs, to organize 100 activities

(TibetanReview.net, Aug13’19) – Despite China’s objections to India’s recent decision to bring the latter’s state of Jammu & Kashmir, especially the Ladakh region, under direct central rule, the two countries have on Aug 12 signed four Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) and agreed to organise 100 activities in the coming months […]

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China has announced up to $44,000 rewards for info on fellow-Tibetans’ online ‘crimes’

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China has announced up to $44,000 rewards for info on fellow-Tibetans’ online ‘crimes’

(TibetanReview.net, Aug09’19) – Despite having a pervasive online censorship network in place, which has seen so many people arrested and jailed, Chinese authorities in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) still rely on public informants to punish those whose online activities it disapproves of. Cash prizes of up to 300,000 yuan (USD […]

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China resumes visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet ahead of preparations for Xi-Modi summit

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China resumes visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet ahead of preparations for Xi-Modi summit

(TibetanReview.net, Aug08’19) – China’s reported denial of visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet over New Delhi’s Aug 5 move to change the status of Ladakh became only a delay as the latest batch of Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims are now already on their way, according to Indian news reports Aug 8. […]

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Bill asks UK parliament to ban Chinese officials impeding free access to Tibet

July 26, 2019 2:53 am0 comments
Bill asks UK parliament to ban Chinese officials impeding free access to Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jul25’19) – A bill was submitted in the UK’s House of Commons on Jul 23, calling for the passage of a reciprocal access to Tibet Act which would bar entry to the UK for Chinese officials responsible for blocking freedom of travel to Tibet by British citizens. A similar […]

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China lists containing ‘Taiwan independence’, combating ‘separatists’ in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top defence priorities

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China lists containing ‘Taiwan independence’, combating ‘separatists’ in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top defence priorities

(TibetanReview.net, Jul24’19) – China has listed containing “Taiwan independence” and combating “separatist forces” in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top priorities in a national defence white paper it released on Jul 24. It has refused to renounce the use of force in efforts to reunify Taiwan with the mainland and […]

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China calls the death of the ‘Butcher of Beijing’ a great loss to the party, nation

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China calls the death of the ‘Butcher of Beijing’ a great loss to the party, nation

(TibetanReview.net, Jul24’19) – China has called the death on Jul 22 of Li Peng, the “Butcher of Beijing,” a great loss to the Party and the country. Li earned that ignominious title for his role as the country’s Premier in the Tiananmen Square crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in 1989 when […]

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Prague mayor stands firm on human rights, Tibet, Taiwan despite China’s tantrum

July 23, 2019 12:59 am0 comments
Prague mayor stands firm on human rights, Tibet, Taiwan despite China’s tantrum

(TibetanReview.net, Jul22’19) – China has cancelled a signed contract for a tour of the country by Prague’s Philharmonic Orchestra and shattered the city zoo’s long-held dreams of hosting a panda, citing the city mayor’s critical stance on Beijing’s position on human rights, Tibet and Taiwan. Mr Zdenek Hřib’s stance puts […]

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United Nations experts question China’s jailing of nine Tibetans for celebrating Dalai Lama’s birthday

July 21, 2019 1:21 pm0 comments
United Nations experts question China’s jailing of nine Tibetans for celebrating Dalai Lama’s birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul20’19) – Five UN independent experts have questioned China’s use of its anti-separatism law to suppress freedom of expression, religion, assembly and association and the cultural rights of the Tibetan people as they presented their reports during the ongoing session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. The […]

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China rejects ‘Stain of the century’ criticism for its persecution of Uighurs

July 20, 2019 5:47 am0 comments
China rejects ‘Stain of the century’ criticism for its persecution of Uighurs

(TibetanReview.net, Jul19’19) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has on Jul 18 called China’s treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority the “stain of the century”, prompting an angry response from Beijing. Addressing a State Department-hosted Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom conference, Pompeo also accused Beijing of pressuring countries not […]

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China created border incident as Ladakh celebrated 84th Dalai Lama birthday

July 14, 2019 12:15 am0 comments
China created border incident as Ladakh celebrated 84th Dalai Lama birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul13’19) – As the people in Ladakh on the Indian side of the border celebrated the Dalai Lama’s 84th birthday on Jul 6 with displays of Indian, Buddhist and Tibetan flags, people from the Tibetan side of Chinese ruled Tibet raised demands that the celebrations be stopped, said a […]

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