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Germany urged to prioritize Tibet, human rights in China ties

May 11, 2019 3:19 am0 comments
Germany urged to prioritize Tibet, human rights in China ties

(TibetanReview.net, May10’19) – Former exile Tibetan special representative for Europe Mr Kelsang Gyaltsen has on May 8 accused China of being out to destroy the core of Tibetan identity and replace Tibetan culture and religion with a state-approved and controlled version. He was addressing a hearing on “Religious Freedom: The […]

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Germany’s Tibet uprising anniversary call trashes China’s rights record claims

March 28, 2019 4:39 am0 comments
Germany’s Tibet uprising anniversary call trashes China’s rights record claims

(TibetanReview.net, Mar27’19) – Not in the least impressed or otherwise intimidated by China’s relentless and overbearing propaganda push on its record in Tibet, the human rights committee of the German parliament has on Mar 25 made public its call on Beijing to “immediately stop the repression of the Tibetan people […]

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China permits German rights commissioner Kofler to visit Tibet, but not Xinjiang

December 7, 2018 3:56 am0 comments
China permits German rights commissioner Kofler to visit Tibet, but not Xinjiang

(TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2018) – China appears to bet that German Human Rights Commissioner Barbel Kofler would be least likely to be critical of it on the situation in Tibet as it has given her a rarely, if ever, granted permission to visit the Himalayan territory on Dec 5. She is […]

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Dalai Lama on Sep 12-23 Europe tour

September 11, 2018 5:06 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama on Sep 12-23 Europe tour

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11, 2018) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, is visiting Sweden, Netherlands, Germany, and Switzerland over Sep 12–23, to give public talks and religious teachings and to take part in conferences and other events. He has greatly reduced his overseas travels these days, citing his octogenarian limitations. […]

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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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European Union, Germany draw UN rights council’s attention to situation in Tibet

July 2, 2018 1:34 am0 comments
European Union, Germany draw UN rights council’s attention to situation in Tibet

  (TibetanReview.net, Jul01, 2018) – The Tibet issue continued to figure at the ongoing, 38th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, with the European Union and Germany raising the situation there as they reiterated their call on China for immediate release of the recently jailed Tibetan language rights […]

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CTA President Sangay concludes German visit with Parliamentary meets

May 18, 2018 7:27 am0 comments
CTA President Sangay concludes German visit with Parliamentary meets

(TibetanReview.net, May17, 2018) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, has visited the German Parliament over May 14-15, meeting with its Vice President Claudia Roth and testifying before the parliament’s human rights subcommittee, ahead of concluding his five-day visit to Frankfurt and Berlin. Speaking […]

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Exile Tibetan leader meets with Germany’s Hessen state leaders

May 14, 2018 1:04 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan leader meets with Germany’s Hessen state leaders

(TibetanReview.net, May13, 2018) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, has on May 11 called on President Mr Norbert Kartmarnn of the Hessian Parliament and also Prof Dr Lorz, the Minister of State, at the Hessian State Chancellery in Frankfurt, Germany. The CTA-run Tibet.net […]

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Dalai Lama to visit Europe in June and September

April 22, 2018 2:02 am0 comments
Dalai Lama to visit Europe in June and September

(TibetanReview.net, Apr21, 2018) – The Dalai Lama is to visit the Baltic state of Latvia in June and the Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland in September to give religious teachings and public talks, and to take part in conferences and other public events. Besides, it has been reported that he is […]

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Daimler issues second apology over Dalai Lama quote in further know-tow to Beijing

February 10, 2018 12:06 am0 comments
Daimler issues second apology over Dalai Lama quote in further know-tow to Beijing

(TibetanReview.net, Feb09, 2018) – Not sure whether the general apology it had issued on Feb 6 would suffice to assuage a not easily forgiving China, German auto giant Daimler has on Feb 7 issued another apology, this time in a letter to the Chinese ambassador to Germany. The company’s luxury […]

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