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Flag-waving Free Tibet supporters suppressed as Chinese Premier arrived in Budapest

December 4, 2017 1:42 am0 comments
Flag-waving Free Tibet supporters suppressed as Chinese Premier arrived in Budapest

(TibetanReview.net, Dec03, 2017) – Amid groups of Red Flag-waving Chinese supporters, a small but determined band of Tibet advocates on Nov 26 displayed Tibetan flags and shouted ‘Free Tibet’ slogans as Chinese premier Li Keqiang arrived in Budapest, capital of Hungary, for a regional summit. Heavy handed police action to […]

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Tibet groups join call on Canadian PM to discuss human rights during China visit

December 3, 2017 2:33 am0 comments
Tibet groups join call on Canadian PM to discuss human rights during China visit

(TibetanReview.net, Dec01, 2017) – Tibet campaign groups have joined a coalition of 15 human rights groups to urge Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to put human rights at the “top of his agenda” during his Dec 3-7 visit to China, according to ipolitics.ca Nov 30. The report said the Canadian […]

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Monks and nuns being trained to integrate Tibetan Buddhism with ethos of Chinese rule

December 1, 2017 10:25 pm0 comments
Monks and nuns being trained to integrate Tibetan Buddhism with ethos of Chinese rule

(TibetanReview.net, Nov30, 2017) – China has begun training Tibetan monks and nuns to integrate Buddhism with Chinese culture in keeping with the requirements outlined by the 19th five-yearly national congress of the Communist Party of China held in Beijing Oct 18-24, reported timesofindia.com Nov 29, citing China’s state media which […]

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Monk dead in 150th protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet

November 30, 2017 2:22 pm0 comments
Monk dead in 150th protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov30, 2017) – An elderly Tibetan Buddhist monk has died on Nov 26 in yet another protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet, with the incident having occurred in Karze (Chinese: Ganzi) County of Sichuan Province. The self-immolator has been named as Tenga, a 63-year-old monk originally from the county’s […]

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China demands ‘respect’ for resuming soccer ties with Germany

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China demands ‘respect’ for resuming soccer ties with Germany

(TibetanReview.net, Nov29, 2017) – Following its under-20 team’s departure after cancelling a series of friendly matches with fourth division clubs, protesting against displays of Tibetan flags, China has said Nov 27 that it was still open to soccer cooperation with Germany if the latter handled such incidents properly. On Nov […]

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West asked to push back on China’s curtailment of their free speech

November 28, 2017 9:48 pm0 comments
West asked to push back on China’s curtailment of their free speech

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28, 2017) – Western educational institutions that have benefited from Chinese government funding, student enrollment and Chinese private donations have succumbed to pressure from Beijing to curtail programmes and activities that are likely to be disliked by the leadership there, Chinese democracy activist Wang Dan has written in a […]

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Irked by Tibetan flag displays, China’s under-20 football team decamps Germany in a huff

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Irked by Tibetan flag displays, China’s under-20 football team decamps Germany in a huff

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28, 2017) – After being postponed “at least until the winter break”, the schedule of China’s under-20 football team to play a series of weekend friendly matches with 15 more fourth-division teams in Germany stands cancelled due to dispute over Tibetan flag displays. A Chinese-language commentary in China’s sole […]

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China’s under-20 games in Germany called off over Tibet protests

November 26, 2017 5:41 am0 comments
China’s under-20 games in Germany called off over Tibet protests

(TibetanReview.net, Nov25, 2017) – In what will surely be seen as a small victory for Tibet and human rights issues, China’s under-20 soccer team’s series of friendly games against 16 fourth-tier clubs in Germany has been postponed Nov 24 because of the Tibet protests it was going to face. The […]

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China conducted unmanned helicopter firing and drone tests in Tibet

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China conducted unmanned helicopter firing and drone tests in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov25, 2017) – China said Nov 24 that it had conducted a series of drone and unmanned helicopter flight and firing tests over the Tibetan Plateau over Oct-Nov 2017. The three have applications in counter-terrorism, drug policing, border patrols, meteorology and mapping, said the official Xinhua news agency Nov […]

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Ahead of PM Trudeau’s China visit, Canadian Senator draws focus on Tibet issue

November 25, 2017 12:48 am0 comments
Ahead of PM Trudeau’s China visit, Canadian Senator draws focus on Tibet issue

(TibetanReview.net, Nov24, 2017) – As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of the Liberal Party considers undertaking a trip to China in the coming weeks to take the pursuit of his government’s agenda to diversify trading and investment opportunities to Asia, a senator from the opposition Conservative Party planned to shine a […]

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