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China jails Uighur man for religious extremism, having scolded his son for drinking alcohol 13 years ago

November 10, 2017 10:38 pm0 comments
China jails Uighur man for religious extremism, having scolded his son for drinking alcohol 13 years ago

(TibetanReview.net, Nov10, 2017) – For having admonished his son for drinking alcohol in violation of Islamic teachings 13 years ago, China has jailed a 67-year-old ethnic Uighur Muslim to 10 years in prison for “religious extremism”, reported the Uighur Service of Radio Free Asia (Washington) Nov 8. Tursun Memet was […]

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China objects to Indian defence minister’s border state visit

November 9, 2017 1:33 pm0 comments
China objects to Indian defence minister’s border state visit

(TibetanReview.net, Nov09, 2017) – China on Nov 6 expressed objection over the fact that India’s Defence Minister, Ms Nirmala Sitharaman, had visited Arunachal Pradesh, which it claims is part of South Tibet and therefore part of Chinese territory. The visit would complicate efforts by both sides to maintain peace along […]

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China’s military told to affirm absolute loyalty to supreme leader Xi

November 8, 2017 10:37 pm0 comments
China’s military told to affirm absolute loyalty to supreme leader Xi

(TibetanReview.net, Nov07, 2017) – Despite the fact that there is no government and party organ of real power in China that Xi Jinping does not head as absolute leader, the country’s top military leadership has still issued a detailed guideline on Nov 5, exhorting the country’s military to show loyalty […]

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American writers, artists urge President Xi to free Liu Xia ahead of Trump visit

November 6, 2017 1:22 am0 comments
American writers, artists urge President Xi to free Liu Xia ahead of Trump visit

(TibetanReview.net, Nov05, 2017) – Ahead of President Donald Trump’s visit to China on Nov 8, more than 50 writers, artists and supporters of PEN America have urged Chinese President Xi Jinping to end all restrictions and surveillance imposed on Liu Xia, widow of late Nobel peace laureate and political prisoner […]

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China detains at least 8 Tibetans in Ngaba County over Sep 10-11

September 19, 2015 8:21 pm0 comments
China detains at least 8 Tibetans in Ngaba County over Sep 10-11

(TibetanReview.net, Sep19, 2015) – At least eight Tibetans were held by Chinese police over Sep 10-11 in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) County of Sichuan Province for different known or unknown reasons in three separate incidents, said Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy Sep 18 and few other reports. The […]

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China detains Tibetan woman, 22, in eighth lone protest in Ngaba County in past 2 months

September 17, 2015 10:27 pm0 comments
China detains Tibetan woman, 22, in eighth lone protest in Ngaba County in past 2 months

(TibetanReview.net, Sep17, 2015) – A 22-year-old Tibetan woman named Dekyi Dolma was reported to have carried out a lone protest against Chinese rule in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) County-town of Sichuan Province on Sep 13, making her the eighth such protester over the past less than two months. She shouted slogans […]

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Tibetans protested with national flag as China celebrated 50th autonomous anniversary

September 14, 2015 11:03 pm0 comments
Tibetans protested with national flag as China celebrated 50th autonomous anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Sep14, 2015) – As China prepared to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the found of Tibet Autonomous Region on Sep 8, a Tibetan national flag was seen planted on a metallic frame in Pema (Chinese: Baima) county Golog (Guoluo) prefecture, Qinghai Province, on Sep 6, reported Radio Free Asia […]

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Two more Tibetan monks held in lone protests against Chinese rule in Ngaba

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Two more Tibetan monks held in lone protests against Chinese rule in Ngaba

(TibetanReview.net, Sep14, 2015) – Two more Tibetan Buddhist monks have carried out separate lone street protests in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) County of Sichuan Province, this time on Sep 10, bringing to seven the number of such actions in the area directed against Chinese rule and policies since Jul 15. Both […]

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New Chinese residents to supplant Tibetan inhabitants of border town near Nepal

September 12, 2015 9:05 pm0 comments
New Chinese residents to supplant Tibetan inhabitants of border town near Nepal

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12, 2015) – China is to rebuild the earthquake-ravaged Tibetan border town near Nepal of Dram (Chinese: Zhangmu, Nepali: Khasa) and repopulate it entirely with settlers from mainland China, reported the official Nepali news service Kantipur Sep 8. As regards the area’s original Tibetan inhabitants, they will be moved […]

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China detains 5th lone Tibetan protester over past 2 months in Ngaba County

September 11, 2015 8:57 pm0 comments
China detains 5th lone Tibetan protester over past 2 months in Ngaba County

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11, 2015) – Jampel Gyatso, a 21-year-old monk of Kirti Monastery, was detained by Chinese police after he carried out a lone protest on the Dzongkar Street in Ngaba County of Sichuan Province on Sep 9, making him the 5th Tibetan to do so over the past less than […]

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