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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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Tibet caucus set up in Taipei City Council

March 17, 2019 11:02 pm0 comments
Tibet caucus set up in Taipei City Council

(TibetanReview.net, Mar16’19) – A group of 13 councilors belonging to the pan-green camp has announced on Mar 14 the formation of a Tibet caucus in the Taipei City Council, their agenda being to lend greater support to Tibet and its people, reported Taiwan’s CNA news agency Mar 14. The members […]

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Taiwan’s top political parties, others to march on 60th Tibet uprising anniversary, call for Dalai Lama visit

March 10, 2019 12:46 am0 comments
Taiwan’s top political parties, others to march on 60th Tibet uprising anniversary, call for Dalai Lama visit

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09’19) – Ahead of carrying out a march on Mar 10, the 60th Tibetan National uprising day, Tibetan rights advocates and politicians across party lines in Taiwan have on Mar 7 called for an end to China’s oppression of Tibet. An announcement of the march was made at a […]

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China wants any peace proposal from Taiwan to include effort at ‘reunification’

March 2, 2019 1:47 am0 comments
China wants any peace proposal from Taiwan to include effort at ‘reunification’

(TibetanReview.net, Feb28’19) – In an apparent further hardening of its position on self-ruled Taiwan, China wants any proposal for a peace deal from it to include a push for reunification, not just an endorsement of the so-called One China policy. This followed a remark from the island’s main opposition party, […]

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Nearly 4000, including from China, Taiwan, sought private Dalai Lama audience in 2018

February 15, 2019 7:30 am0 comments
Nearly 4000, including from China, Taiwan, sought private Dalai Lama audience in 2018

(TibetanReview.net, Feb14’19) – Nearly 4000 people from 75 countries, including China and Taiwan, visit the Dalai Lama at his Dharamsala residence, seeking private audiences, during the year 2018, reported timesofindia.com Feb 12. The report said the visitors included 250 Chinese and 330 Taiwanese who traveled on their respective countries’ passports. […]

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