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Prague mayor stands firm on human rights, Tibet, Taiwan despite China’s tantrum

July 23, 2019 12:59 am0 comments
Prague mayor stands firm on human rights, Tibet, Taiwan despite China’s tantrum

(TibetanReview.net, Jul22’19) – China has cancelled a signed contract for a tour of the country by Prague’s Philharmonic Orchestra and shattered the city zoo’s long-held dreams of hosting a panda, citing the city mayor’s critical stance on Beijing’s position on human rights, Tibet and Taiwan. Mr Zdenek Hřib’s stance puts […]

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Pro-Tibet Prague mayor refuses to be cowered by China’s reprisal

May 2, 2019 12:13 am0 comments
Pro-Tibet Prague mayor refuses to be cowered by China’s reprisal

(TibetanReview.net, May01’19) – For welcoming in March this year President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration, China has sought to punish the Czech capital Prague by cancelling many concerts and cultural events of Prague-based cultural organisations in China, reported europeaninterest.eu Apr 29. But the city’s mayor and his party […]

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Prague city welcomes exile Tibetan leader in reversal of a 2016 Xi event

March 9, 2019 12:45 am0 comments
Prague city welcomes exile Tibetan leader in reversal of a 2016 Xi event

(TibetanReview.net, Mar08’19) – In something of a historic reversal of a controversial event which took place in 2016, the new mayor of Prague, capital of the Czech Republic, has officially welcomed and presented a symbolic key to the city gates to President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) […]

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Exile Tibetan leader suggests autonomy as solution for Tibet’s environmental crisis

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Exile Tibetan leader suggests autonomy as solution for Tibet’s environmental crisis

(TibetanReview.net, Mar08’19) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala, India, has on Mar 7 spoken to a group of Tibet supporting Czech Republic MPs about the seriousness of the environmental devastation in Chinese ruled Tibet and how autonomy for Tibet could help alleviate the situation. […]

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Tibet group in the Czech Republic, largest in Europe, launched

October 12, 2018 12:58 am0 comments
Tibet group in the Czech Republic, largest in Europe, launched

(TibetanReview.net, Oct11, 2018) – A cross-party Tibet group established in the parliament of the Czech Republic in September was formally inaugurated on Oct 9. It is the largest Tibet support group in Europe. The launch of the group was made on the occasion of the holding of this year’s Forum […]

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Talks underway to set up unofficial Tibet group in Czech Parliament

April 18, 2018 12:25 am0 comments
Talks underway to set up unofficial Tibet group in Czech Parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Apr17, 2018) – Civic Democrat (ODS) deputy Marek Benda has said he was planning to establish an unofficial group of Tibet’s friends in the Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of the Czech parliament, reported praguemonitor.com Apr 16, citing the daily Pravo Apr 13. It will be unofficial because […]

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Over 700 municipalities display Tibetan flag as 59th Tibet Uprising Day marked in Czech Republic

March 14, 2018 4:36 am0 comments
Over 700 municipalities display Tibetan flag as 59th Tibet Uprising Day marked in Czech Republic

(TibetanReview.net, Mar13, 2018) – About 200 people gathered outside the Chinese embassy in the Czech capital Prague on Mar 10 to commemorate the 59th Tibetan national uprising anniversary, with large-scale displays of the Tibetan national flag, reported praguemonitor.com Mar 12. The participants expressed support for human rights in Tibet. The […]

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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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