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US Senator’s welcoming of Tibet delegate from China seen as part of trade deal

December 20, 2017 11:34 pm0 comments
US Senator’s welcoming of Tibet delegate from China seen as part of trade deal

(TibetanReview.net, Dec20, 2017) – It now appears that US Senator Steve Daines hosted a Chinese National People’s Congress (NPC) delegation from Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) as a return of favour for a business deal for his state of Montana to export cattle products worth at least $200 million through the […]

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China denies school admission to Tibetan child due to father’s protest conviction

December 19, 2017 11:32 pm0 comments
China denies school admission to Tibetan child due to father’s protest conviction

(TibetanReview.net, Dec19, 2017) – China has denied school admission to a Tibetan child in Machu (Chinese: Maqu) County of Gansu Province because her father had been jailed for political activities. What is more, the father is still struggling for life in a hospital long after being released prematurely in 2013 […]

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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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