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UK’s ruling party’s rights body seeks review of Confucius Institutes on university campuses

February 22, 2019 1:28 am0 comments
UK’s ruling party’s rights body seeks review of Confucius Institutes on university campuses

(TibetanReview.net, Feb21’19) – The human right commission of Britain’s ruling Conservative Party has called for a review of all agreements between British institutions and the Confucius Institutes run by a body under China’s Ministry of Education, reported the Mandarin Service of rfa.org Feb 19. It has said the institutes could […]

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Twenty-Five British MPs join campaign to urge Liverpool FC to terminate partnership with company selling Tibet’s glacial waters

April 22, 2018 2:16 am0 comments
Twenty-Five British MPs join campaign to urge Liverpool FC to terminate partnership with company selling Tibet’s glacial waters

(TibetanReview.net, Apr21, 2018) – A total of 25 members of the British Parliament have joined Tibet groups’ call on Liverpool FC to terminate its controversial sponsorship deal with a Hong Kong-registered Chinese water bottling company operating in Tibet. They have joined campaigners in calling for the club to reaffirm its […]

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English borough council hoists Tibetan flag in 19th annual Tibet uprising commemoration

March 9, 2018 11:20 pm0 comments
English borough council hoists Tibetan flag in 19th annual Tibet uprising commemoration

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09, 2018) – Brushing aside protests staged by a couple of Chinese businessmen on Mar 2, the Northampton Borough Council on Mar 5 raised the Tibetan national flag in front of the Guildhall in Northampton in England. The annual event took place on the 19th consecutive year, ahead of […]

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British archive confirms at least 10,000 killed in 1989 Tiananmen crackdown

December 26, 2017 5:39 am0 comments
British archive confirms at least 10,000 killed in 1989 Tiananmen crackdown

(TibetanReview.net, Dec24, 2017) – The number of unarmed democracy protesters killed by the Chinese People’s Liberation Army on the Tiananmen Square in the night between Jun 3 and 4, 1989 was at least 10,000, reported the AFP Dec 23, citing a newly released British secret diplomatic cable that gives gruesome […]

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