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Criticizing Myanmar, Taiwan’s main political parties condemn Beijing’s ‘one China’ bullying

January 21, 2020 6:13 pm0 comments
Criticizing Myanmar, Taiwan’s main political parties condemn Beijing’s ‘one China’ bullying

(TibetanReview.net, Jan20’20) – The government as well as the two main political parties of Taiwan have reacted angrily to a Jan 18 joint statement by China and Myanmar, in which the latter expressed firm support for the former’s ‘one China’ policy with specific mentions of Taiwan, Tibet and Xinjiang. The […]

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Over 60 countries congratulated Taiwanese president on re-election

January 15, 2020 8:39 am0 comments
Over 60 countries congratulated Taiwanese president on re-election

(TibetanReview.net, Jan14’20) – Officials from more than 60 countries had greeted Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen by phone call and email on her re-election on Jan 11, reported taiwannews.com.tw Jan 13, citing the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Jan 12. The suggestion that far more countries than those with which Taiwan […]

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Dalai Lama congratulates Taiwan president’s re-election as China condemns other countries for doing so

January 14, 2020 6:45 am0 comments
Dalai Lama congratulates Taiwan president’s re-election as China condemns other countries for doing so

(TibetanReview.net, Jan13’20) – The Dalai Lama has on Jan 12 congratulated the Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on her re-election, expressing confidence that she will be able to make further strides in bringing peace and prosperity to the people of Taiwan. On the same day, China slammed officials from the US […]

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Taiwan and Prague deal double blows to China

January 13, 2020 6:19 am0 comments
Taiwan and Prague deal double blows to China

(TibetanReview.net, Jan12’20) – In a double blow to China, Taiwan has re-elected President Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), seen as being independence-inclined, for a second term while the Czech capital Prague, having cancelled a “sister city” agreement with Beijing in Oct 2019, has decided to sign a […]

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Taiwan’s ruling party delegation calls at Dalai Lama

July 27, 2019 3:48 am0 comments
Taiwan’s ruling party delegation calls at Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Jul26’19) – A delegation of Taiwan’s ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has on Jul 25 paid a courtesy call on Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at his exile home in Dhartamsala to mainly offer greetings on his 84th birthday. The delegation was made up of the party’s […]

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China lists containing ‘Taiwan independence’, combating ‘separatists’ in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top defence priorities

July 26, 2019 2:32 am0 comments
China lists containing ‘Taiwan independence’, combating ‘separatists’ in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top defence priorities

(TibetanReview.net, Jul24’19) – China has listed containing “Taiwan independence” and combating “separatist forces” in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top priorities in a national defence white paper it released on Jul 24. It has refused to renounce the use of force in efforts to reunify Taiwan with the mainland and […]

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Taiwanese President accused of denying visa to Dalai Lama

June 6, 2019 4:31 am0 comments
Taiwanese President accused of denying visa to Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Jun05’19) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, and Uyghur activist Rebiya Kadeer had been denied visa to attend a conference organized by the Taiwan International Religious Freedom Forum in Hsinchu on May 30, reported taiwannews.com.tw Jun 5, citing a Radio Free Asia report May 30. The report […]

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Taiwanese president challenged to invite Dalai Lama

May 24, 2019 9:02 pm0 comments
Taiwanese president challenged to invite Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, May24’19) – Pressure has been sought to be brought on Taiwan’s current president Tsai Ing-wen to invite Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, given that all her directly elected predecessors had done so, reported taipeitimes.com May 24. The challenge has been made by the Taiwan Jury Association and […]

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China to destroy over 300,000 more world maps for not showing Taiwan, Arunachal as its territory

April 4, 2019 11:25 pm0 comments
China to destroy over 300,000 more world maps for not showing Taiwan, Arunachal as its territory

(TibetanReview.net, Apr04’19) – China has ordered the destruction of 300,000 more maps for not mentioning the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh and the independent nation of Taiwan as parts of its territory and has moved to file a lawsuit against four persons for trying to export them to the Netherlands, […]

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China destroyed 30,000 world maps for not showing Taiwan, Arunachal as its territory

March 28, 2019 5:23 am0 comments
China destroyed 30,000 world maps for not showing Taiwan, Arunachal as its territory

(TibetanReview.net, Mar27’19) – Customs authorities in Qingdao, a port city in East China’s Shandong Province, had destroyed nearly 30,000 “incorrect” world maps, with problems including “rendering Taiwan as a country and wrong depiction of the Sino-Indian border”, reported China’s official globaltimes.cn Mar 25. In other words, the maps showed Taiwan […]

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