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China cites law to defend forced removal of under-15 Tibetan monks from monasteries to state-run schools

July 15, 2018 1:05 am0 comments
China cites law to defend forced removal of under-15 Tibetan monks from monasteries to state-run schools

(TibetanReview.net, Jul14, 2018) – China has defended the decision by its authorities in a Tibetan region of Sichuan Province to remove under-15 monks from monasteries to government-run schools, citing the country’s law on nine-year compulsory education and saying no exemption could be allowed. Tibetan sources have said the monks’ removals […]

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China trains Tibetan monks and nuns to train fellow-monastics to be loyal subjects

June 6, 2018 9:52 pm0 comments
China trains Tibetan monks and nuns to train fellow-monastics to be loyal subjects

(TibetanReview.net, Jun06, 2018) – China said Jun 4 that it had held from May 31 to Jun 2 in Tibet’s capital Lhasa a workshop for Buddhist monks and nuns tasked with training the monastic communities to be loyal subjects of the Communist Party of China and the Chinese state run […]

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