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Russia’s Putin says Dalai Lama not barred, but not sure about welcoming him

May 19, 2019 11:16 pm0 comments
Russia’s Putin says Dalai Lama not barred, but not sure about welcoming him

(TibetanReview.net, May19’19) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has said May 16 that Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, was not barred from visiting his country but sought to downplay the significance of the issue. “Dalai Lama is not barred from entering Russia. But there are not very many Buddhists […]

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Thousands from 70 countries attending Dalai Lama’s D’sala teachings

May 13, 2019 4:02 am0 comments
Thousands from 70 countries attending Dalai Lama’s D’sala teachings

(TibetanReview.net, May12’19) – More than 7,600 people are attending three days of religious teaching being given by HH the Dalai Lama over May 10-12 at the Tsuglakhang, Dharamsala. The teachings have been requested by devotees from Russia. The number of devotees increased substantially on the following days. Apart from 1,100 […]

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Over a thousand attended 83rd Dalai Lama birthday gathering in Moscow

July 10, 2018 5:57 pm0 comments
Over a thousand attended 83rd Dalai Lama birthday gathering in Moscow

(TibetanReview.net, Jul10, 2018) – The Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday was marked by what was described as an unprecedented number of over one thousand followers and well-wishers in the Moscow House of Cinema Hall on Jul 6. It was also stated to have been organized as a part of the Tibetan […]

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China-led anti-rights cohort fails to curb activists’ role at UN rights forum

July 9, 2018 3:12 am0 comments
China-led anti-rights cohort fails to curb activists’ role at UN rights forum

(TibetanReview.net, Jul08, 2018) – The United Nations Human Rights Council has on Jul 6 adopted a resolution calling on all states to protect civil society groups from threats and intimidation, and prosecute reprisals against them, defeating negating amendments proposed by China, Russia and Pakistan. The resolution upholds the crucial role […]

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China and Russia lobbying to defund UN’s rights agenda

March 29, 2018 11:58 pm0 comments
China and Russia lobbying to defund UN’s rights agenda

(TibetanReview.net, Mar29, 2018) – Diplomats and activists have said China and Russia have been leading a stealthy and increasingly successful effort at the United Nations to weaken the world body’s efforts to protect human rights around the world. Most recently, the two countries have used the UN budget panel, known […]

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59th Tibet uprising anniversary commemorated in Russia

March 14, 2018 4:07 am0 comments
59th Tibet uprising anniversary commemorated in Russia

(TibetanReview.net, Mar13, 2018) – The 59th Tibetan national uprising anniversary was observed on Mar 10 with prayer services in Moscow and the republics of Kalmykia and Buryatia in the Russian Federation. In Moscow, more than 300 people gathered in the “Bele Oblaka” centre in an event jointly organised by the […]

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Moscow-based Tibet representative addresses official meetings with religious leaders

December 23, 2017 9:56 pm0 comments
Moscow-based Tibet representative addresses official meetings with religious leaders

(TibetanReview.net, Dec23, 2017) – The Dalai Lama’s Representative at the Office of Tibet in Moscow has on Dec 18 addressed the annual meeting of the Kalmyk Republic’s Parliament, the Khural, with the Republic’s religious leaders, drawing attention to the issue of Tibet and seeking solidarity with its people. The theme […]

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Opinion: The RIC triangle and Tibet’s political Aspiration

December 11, 2017 3:30 am0 comments
Opinion: The RIC triangle and Tibet’s political Aspiration

It was the state of strife, strain and harmony among the giant neighbours Russia, China and India through the vicissitudes of time in recent history which more than anything else had a determinative influence on Tibet’s political aspiration, mostly with unfortunate consequences, although its future is far from sealed inasmuch […]

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