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China imposes tourism ban on the Vatican

November 24, 2017 1:10 am0 comments
China imposes tourism ban on the Vatican

(TibetanReview.net, Nov23, 2017) – Sino-Vatican ties appear to have taken a nosedive, given previous reports that the two sides were about to reach a deal on appointment of Bishops in China and pursuant diplomatic recognition of each other at the expense of Taiwan, with the Holy See seen as giving […]

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‘China should learn to live with Tibetan flag displays or face cancellation of all match arrangements in Germany’

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‘China should learn to live with Tibetan flag displays or face cancellation of all match arrangements in Germany’

(TibetanReview.net, Nov23, 2017) – The Chinese under-20 national team’s next friendly match in Germany, against Regionalliga Südwest side FSV Frankfurt on Nov 25, remains doubtful, given the fact that fans have made clear their intention to hang up a Tibetan flag again, according to dw.com/en and other news reports Nov […]

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China’s protest over Tibetan flag incident in soccer friendly in Germany dismissed as unmerited

November 23, 2017 1:18 am0 comments
China’s protest over Tibetan flag incident in soccer friendly in Germany dismissed as unmerited

(TibetanReview.net, Nov22, 2017) – China has sought to justify its under-20 soccer team’s move to stop playing a friendly match with a fourth-division host team in Mainz, Germany, on Nov 18, protesting against the display of flags suggesting Tibetan independence raised by spectators, saying that the country resolutely opposed any […]

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China strongly criticizes Indian President’s visit to Arunachal

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China strongly criticizes Indian President’s visit to Arunachal

(TibetanReview.net, Nov22, 2017) – Saying Sino-India relations were at a “crucial moment” and that New Delhi should not complicate the dispute, China on Nov 20 strongly criticised Indian President Ram Nath Kovind’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh the day before. China calls the Indian state a disputed territory, claiming it is […]

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2,000 relocated after the 6.9-magnitude Nyingtri earthquake

November 21, 2017 11:11 pm0 comments
2,000 relocated after the 6.9-magnitude Nyingtri earthquake

(TibetanReview.net, Nov21, 2017) – Although only three people received injuries, which were minor, the 6.9-maginitude pre-dawn earthquake which jolted Nyingtri City of Tibet Autonomous Region on Nov 19 caused serious enough damage to homes and properties to required more than 2000 people to be relocated to temporary shelters, according to […]

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Northern Tibet’s permafrost to be melted to grow forests, welcome Chinese settlers

November 20, 2017 11:14 pm0 comments
Northern Tibet’s permafrost to be melted to grow forests, welcome Chinese settlers

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20, 2017) – With an aim to make the landscape more welcoming for Han settlers and soldiers struggling to cope emotionally with its treeless setting, China has launched a project to use solar power to melt permafrost in northern Tibet’s Nagchu region to allow trees to grow, reported the […]

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Under-20 China team walked off a friendly match in Germany, protesting Tibetan flag display

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Under-20 China team walked off a friendly match in Germany, protesting Tibetan flag display

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20, 2017) – An under-20 team from China stormed off the field in the first of a series of friendlies against German fourth-division clubs in Mainz on Nov 18 to protest fans’ display of Tibetan flags. The game, being held at the TSV Schott Mainz, was delayed for about […]

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China looks to rail-link Tibet with Nepal by 2022

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China looks to rail-link Tibet with Nepal by 2022

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19, 2017) – China is conducting a feasibility study for building a railway link to Nepal at an estimated cost of more than US$4 billion, with the line expected to reach Lumbini through Kathmandu and Pokhara by 2022, reported the hindustantimes.com Nov 18, citing China’s envoy to Kathmandu Yu […]

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First India-China border consultation mechanism meet after Doklam standoff held in Beijing

November 19, 2017 4:06 am0 comments
First India-China border consultation mechanism meet after Doklam standoff held in Beijing

(TibetanReview.net, Nov18, 2017) – India and China on Nov 17 held in Beijing their 10th round of the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (WMCC), reported Indian’s PTI news agency Nov 17, citing a press release from the Indian Embassy. This was their first meeting on […]

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Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

November 17, 2017 11:03 pm0 comments
Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2017) – Canada has called on China to allow UN rights officials to visit Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, who disappeared into its custody in 1995, at age 6, and has never been seen or heard of ever since. It […]

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