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China building up military capability near Doklam, including with winter dig-in

December 17, 2017 9:55 pm0 comments
China building up military capability near Doklam, including with winter dig-in

(TibetanReview.net, Dec17, 2017) – While suggesting that India treat its bilateral relations with it from long-term perspective with a global vision and asking it not to be bogged down by some specific bilateral issues, China has been busy building up its military forces near the Doklam plateau, the site of […]

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China urged to respect Dalai Lama’s universal right to return home

December 16, 2017 2:41 pm0 comments
China urged to respect Dalai Lama’s universal right to return home

(TibetanReview.net, Dec16, 2017) – Addressing the US House of Representatives on Dec 14 during its special order period, Congressman Jim McGovern, a senior House Democrat and co-chair of the bipartisan Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, has cited Article 13 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights to call on China […]

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Exile Tibetan leader affirms Dalai Lama envoy’s China visit, but indicates it was just exploratory

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Exile Tibetan leader affirms Dalai Lama envoy’s China visit, but indicates it was just exploratory

(TibetanReview.net, Dec16, 2017) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Administration has on Dec 14 affirmed that his predecessor, Prof Samdhong Rinpoche, had visited China recently but called it private and too early to be indicative of anything significant. “Don’t read too much into it. At most it’s a private […]

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Satellite pictures said to show China busy polluting India’s Brahmaputra

December 15, 2017 10:48 pm0 comments
Satellite pictures said to show China busy polluting India’s Brahmaputra

(TibetanReview.net, Dec15, 2017) – Ongoing work on a Chinese project that includes a new dam in an advanced stage of completion covering the entire breadth of the Yarlung Tsangpo river and a tunnel through which the water is being diverted is what is polluting the Siang River in India’s northeastern […]

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Prague court rules illegal police removal of Tibetan flag during Chinese Presidents visit

December 14, 2017 11:01 pm0 comments
Prague court rules illegal police removal of Tibetan flag during Chinese Presidents visit

(TibetanReview.net, Dec14, 2017) — The Prague Municipal Court has ruled Dec 12 that the countrys police had acted illegally when they ordered two men to remove the national flags of Tibet and Taiwan from their windows in a building next to the Hilton Hotel when Chinese President Xi Jinping was […]

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China asks India not to allow bilateral issues to cloud global vision in bilateral ties

December 13, 2017 9:26 pm0 comments
China asks India not to allow bilateral issues to cloud global vision in bilateral ties

(TibetanReview.net, Dec13, 2017) – In its anxiety to rope in India for its Belt and Road Initiative, China on Dec 11 suggested that the two countries treat their bilateral relations from long-term perspective and global vision and that the two sides be not bogged down by some specific bilateral issues. […]

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China says it has approved 1300 Tibetan ‘Living Buddhas’, including 60 under a 10-yr-old regulation

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China says it has approved 1300 Tibetan ‘Living Buddhas’, including 60 under a 10-yr-old regulation

(TibetanReview.net, Dec12, 2017) – China’s communist party leaders, who are atheists, have approved 60 reincarnations of Tibetan Buddhist religious leaders since 2007 under a 10-year-old government regulation, reported the official globaltimes.cn Dec 10. Altogether there were 1,300 approved “living Buddhas” in the People’s Republic of China in 2016, the report […]

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China reported to have stationed up to 1,800 troops in freezing winter at Doklam

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China reported to have stationed up to 1,800 troops in freezing winter at Doklam

(TibetanReview.net, Dec12, 2017) – In an unprecedented move and a worrying development for India, China is reported to have permanently stationed up to 1,800 troops in Doklam, near the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction. India recognizes Doklam, claimed by China as its territory, as part of Bhutan and of strategic concern to it. […]

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Tibet activists protested as Chinese foreign minister arrived in New Delhi for RIC meeting

December 12, 2017 11:40 pm0 comments
Tibet activists protested as Chinese foreign minister arrived in New Delhi for RIC meeting

(TibetanReview.net, Dec12, 2017) – Tibet activists greeted Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with a protest banner they hung over a flyover overlooking the road taken by his motorcade as he emerged from New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport on Dec 10 for his meeting with Indian and Russian counterparts. A […]

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Chinese intellectuals attend NYC commemoration of Dalai Lama Nobel Peace Award anniversary

December 11, 2017 1:41 pm0 comments
Chinese intellectuals attend NYC commemoration of Dalai Lama Nobel Peace Award anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Dec11, 2017) – On the eve of the 28th anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize on Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, the executive and legislative heads of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, addressed a gathering of Tibetans and Chinese in New […]

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