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China looks to its Panchen to lead Sinicization of Tibetan Buddhism

October 17, 2019 10:56 am0 comments
China looks to its Panchen to lead Sinicization of Tibetan Buddhism

(TibetanReview.net, Oct16’19) – China has expressed hope Oct 15 that the 11th Panchen Lama it had appointed in 1995 to replace the boy recognized by the Dalai Lama would play leading role in the Sinicization of Tibetan Buddhism as the latter presented to the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central […]

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Dalai Lama reiterates hope, possibility for early China visit

October 16, 2019 6:01 am0 comments
Dalai Lama reiterates hope, possibility for early China visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct15’19) – The Dalai Lama has reiterated Oct 14 the possibility that he may visit China and Tibet in the near future, more than sixty years after he fled his homeland and Chinese troops bombarded his Lhasa palace. “It is very possible. Within the next two or three years,” […]

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Nepal and China declare themselves strategic partners, everlasting friends

October 14, 2019 4:29 am0 comments
Nepal and China declare themselves strategic partners, everlasting friends

(TibetanReview.net, Oct13’19) – Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping announced a 3.5 billion RMB (NRs 56 billion) to Nepal over the next two years to help the latter’s development programmes during his meeting with his counterpart Ms Bidya Devi Bhandari on Oct 12, reported the PTI news agency Oct 13. However […]

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22 Tibetans, rights activists held ahead of Chinese President’s arrival in Nepal

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22 Tibetans, rights activists held ahead of Chinese President’s arrival in Nepal

(TibetanReview.net, Oct13’19) – Police in Nepal’s capital Kathmandu had arrested 22 alleged free-Tibet movement campaigners and human rights activists over the past three days on suspicion of planning to hold protests during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Oct 12-13 state visit to the country, reported thehimalayantimes.com Oct 13. Five were held […]

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China’s Xi concludes summit with Indian Prime Minister as more Tibetans held

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China’s Xi concludes summit with Indian Prime Minister as more Tibetans held

(TibetanReview.net, Oct12’19) – Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi concluded their Oct 11-12 informal summit at Mamallapuram in Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu by agreeing to manage their differences over border disputes, India’s ballooning trade deficit and China’s close ties with India’s arch rival, Pakistan, […]

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Tibetans coerced as China vows Pak-support on Kashmir ahead of President Xi’s visit

October 11, 2019 4:43 pm0 comments
Tibetans coerced as China vows Pak-support on Kashmir ahead of President Xi’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct10’19) – Ahead of President Xi Jinping’s visit to India for a return informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Oct 11-12 at Mamallapuram in Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu state, China has made it clear that it has always seen Pakistan as a priority in its neighborhood […]

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‘China pressing Nepal to sign extradition deal during Xi’s Oct 12 visit’

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‘China pressing Nepal to sign extradition deal during Xi’s Oct 12 visit’

(TibetanReview.net, Oct09’19) – Under pressure from China mainly with Tibetans in mind, Nepal is preparing to sign an extradition treaty during the Oct 12 visit of President Xi Jinping, reported english.khabarhub.com Oct 4.  Nepal has so far not signed such an agreement with India, the reported noted. The report cited […]

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US sanctions unnamed Chinese officials for Xinjiang repression

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US sanctions unnamed Chinese officials for Xinjiang repression

(TibetanReview.net, Oct09’19) – The United States State Department has on Oct 8 slapped travel bans on Chinese officials involved in a massive crackdown on Uighurs and other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang. This came a day after the Commerce Department blacklisted Chinese government agencies and a number of Chinese companies that […]

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India concerned at Bhutan-China move to strike Doklam deal

October 8, 2019 10:13 pm0 comments
India concerned at Bhutan-China move to strike Doklam deal

(TibetanReview.net, Oct08’19) – India was reported to be concerned that China and Bhutan were close to striking a deal on the Doklam boundary dispute with the involvement of a third country, given the fact that it could have implications for its own territorial security. In 2017 India intervened to stop […]

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Beijing-tied student group banned from Canada’s McMaster University

October 5, 2019 5:10 pm0 comments
Beijing-tied student group banned from Canada’s McMaster University

(TibetanReview.net, Oct05’19) – After Confucius Institutes, it could be the turn of the Chinese Students and Scholars Associations (CSSA) to face backlash from university bodies and even governments for carrying out the Chinese government’s censorship and political campaigns on the campuses of Western countries. A student union at Canada’s McMaster […]

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