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Remembering my uncle Palden Gyatso-la

December 7, 2018 4:28 am2 comments
Remembering my uncle Palden Gyatso-la

By Puntsok Tsering Duechung* (TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2018) – I was repeatedly given to hear from my mother during my days as a child living in Tibet concerning my uncle Palden Gyatso-la of Panam Gadong Bhelre that during the period he and my grandfather Duechung Sonam Dorje-la remained in jail and […]

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OBITUARY: Palden Gyatso defied China during 33 years of incarceration and continued to take on it in exile

December 1, 2018 5:19 pm0 comments
OBITUARY: Palden Gyatso defied China during 33 years of incarceration and continued to take on it in exile

OBITUARY Palden Gyatso (1933 – Nov 30, 2018) (TibetanReview.net, Dec 01, 2018) – Venerable Palden Gyatso, who had spent 33 years in prisons and labour camps until 1992 for his opposition to the Chinese occupation rule passed away after a short stay at the Tibetan Delek Hospital in Dharamshala, India, […]

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Former Tibetan political prisoner dead due to Chinese torture and neglect in jail

October 4, 2018 12:10 am0 comments
Former Tibetan political prisoner dead due to Chinese torture and neglect in jail

  (TibetanReview.net, Oct03, 2018) – Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy has on Oct 1 called on China to investigate and fix responsibilities in the Sep 30 death of a former Tibetan political prisoner in Gansu Province as a direct result of prolonged torture and deliberate neglect while […]

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China severely punishes long-escaped former Tibetan political prisoner’s family, relatives

June 14, 2018 1:59 am0 comments
China severely punishes long-escaped former Tibetan political prisoner’s family, relatives

(TibetanReview.net, Jun13, 2018) – Chinese police in Pema (Chinese: Baima) County of Golog (Guoluo) Prefecture, Qinghai Province, have detained and roughed up in May this year the elderly mother of a former Tibetan political prisoner who had long escaped to India, demanding that she hand him over to the authorities. […]

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Tibetan nun reported dead after ill-treatment in Chinese jail

February 2, 2018 11:24 pm0 comments
Tibetan nun reported dead after ill-treatment in Chinese jail

(TibetanReview.net, Feb02, 2018) – A Tibetan nun was reported to have died on Jan 27 near Tibet’s capital Lhasa as a result of ailments incurred from severe ill-treatment during her seven years in prison for protesting against Chinese rule. Ngawang Tsomo, 51, died while waiting in hospital for treatment in […]

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