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Statues of historically deployed Chinese leaders to soon mark Tibet’s landscape

January 16, 2019 12:27 am0 comments
Statues of historically deployed Chinese leaders to soon mark Tibet’s landscape

(TibetanReview.net, Jan15’19) – China has come up with another bright idea to ‘prove’ that Tibet was historically part of it: plans to erect a group of statues of its officials deployed “to administer” the region from as far back as 1727 during the time of the seventh Dalai Lama. Tibetans […]

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Mao’s power politics to blame for the 1962 war with India

December 27, 2017 11:20 pm0 comments
Mao’s power politics to blame for the 1962 war with India

(TibetanReview.net, Dec27, 2017) – China and prominent scholars on the subject in the past have for long blamed India for provoking the month-long 1962 border war with its Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s “Forward Policy”. However, this interpretation has now been discredited by a Swedish strategic affairs expert who has argued […]

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