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China jails Tibetan for demanding Panchen Lama’s release, his aunt for sharing protest info

May 11, 2019 3:41 am0 comments
China jails Tibetan for demanding Panchen Lama’s release, his aunt for sharing protest info

(TibetanReview.net, May10’19) – China has on May 8 jailed a Tibetan youth for four and half years for making a public calls for the release of the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure recognized by the Dalai Lama in 1995, and an aunt of […]

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Tibetans petition for release of man who campaigned for their subsistence rights

January 28, 2019 4:58 am0 comments
Tibetans petition for release of man who campaigned for their subsistence rights

(TibetanReview.net, Jan27’19) – Residents of three townships in Gade (Chinese: Gande) County of Golog (Guoluo) Prefecture, Qinghai Province, have submitted separate petitions in Oct and Nov 2018, calling for the release of a Tibetan man who had campaigned for their subsistence right and had been detained for it since Sep […]

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Over 100 China scholars, diplomats urge Beijing to free jailed Canadian duo

January 24, 2019 12:32 am0 comments
Over 100 China scholars, diplomats urge Beijing to free jailed Canadian duo

(TibetanReview.net, Jan23’19) – More than 100 China experts and former envoys to Beijing have called on President Xi Jinping to release two Canadians who have been detained six weeks ago, saying the cases undermined his efforts to build bridges to the rest of the world. China took into custody Michael […]

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Police intimidate two Hong Kong democracy activists during mainland visit

August 29, 2018 11:42 pm0 comments
Police intimidate two Hong Kong democracy activists during mainland visit

(TibetanReview.net, Aug29, 2018) – Two members of a democracy party in Hong Kong were detained and subjected to hours of intimidating questioning during their separate visits to China in March and August this year, with the latter one having been asked whether he or she supported the Tibetan independence movement, […]

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China frees Nobel peace laureate’s widow after years of illegal detention

July 12, 2018 1:28 am0 comments
China frees Nobel peace laureate’s widow after years of illegal detention

(TibetanReview.net, Jul11, 2018) – After holding her in a form of strict detention for years while all the time calling her “free”, China has finally relented to international pressure by letting Liu Xia, window of the 2010 Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, to board a flight for Germany […]

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UN rights experts urge China to free Nobel Peace laureate’s widow from illegal detention

July 6, 2018 11:34 pm0 comments
UN rights experts urge China to free Nobel Peace laureate’s widow from illegal detention

(TibetanReview.net, Jul06, 2018) – UN human rights experts have on Jul 4 called on China to release Liu Xia, the widow of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, and allow her to seek treatment for deteriorating health, including travelling abroad. China has been holding her in detention without any legal […]

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China releases Tibetan man detained apparently for online critical writing

June 8, 2018 1:59 am0 comments
China releases Tibetan man detained apparently for online critical writing

(TibetanReview.net, Jun07, 2018) – Chinese authorities in Gansu’s capital Lanzhou detained on May 25 a Tibetan university student who had contributed to an online literary journal without specifying any reason but released him on Jun 5, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Jun 5. Pema Gyatso, a 35-year-old student at […]

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Nepal detained man for posing with Tibetan flag on Facebook

March 31, 2018 3:48 am0 comments
Nepal detained man for posing with Tibetan flag on Facebook

(TibetanReview.net, Mar30, 2018) – Police in Nepal’s capital kathmandu detained and threatened to deport earlier this month a Tibetan man for having posted on Facebook a photo of himself with a Tibetan national flag and writing to embassies in Kathmandu about human rights concerns in Tibet, said Washington-based International Campaign […]

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Disappeared Tibetan protester found to be in Chinese police detention

February 8, 2018 11:40 pm0 comments
Disappeared Tibetan protester found to be in Chinese police detention

(TibetanReview.net, Feb08, 2018) – A Tibetan man who disappeared after he staged a rare, lone protest against Chinese rule in Tibet’s capital Lhasa on Jan 28 has been found out to be detained by police in Sog (Chinese: Suo) County of Nagchu (Naqu) Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region, according to several […]

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