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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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Tibetan protests, appeals against planned corrupt mining project end in brutal repression, disappearances

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Tibetan protests, appeals against planned corrupt mining project end in brutal repression, disappearances

(TibetanReview.net, Jul14, 2018) – Chinese police were reported to have used severe violence, including with firing of teargas shells, to break up a Tibetan demonstration Jul 7 against suspected plans involving corrupt local officials and businessmen to dig for mineral ores in their area of Yulshul (Chinese: Yushu) Prefecture in […]

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China said to force Tibetan monks out of monasteries for secular education in gov’t-run schools

July 14, 2018 1:33 am0 comments
China said to force Tibetan monks out of monasteries for secular education in gov’t-run schools

(TibetanReview.net, Jul13, 2018) – In a move seen as further crackdown on Tibetan religion and culture, Chinese authorities in Sershul (Chinese: Shiqu) County of Sichuan Province have ordered monks who are 15 years old or younger enrolled in monasteries to remove themselves to government-run schools to receive secular education. The […]

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Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday marked in French parliament building

July 9, 2018 2:57 am0 comments
Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday marked in French parliament building

(TibetanReview.net, Jul08, 2018) – Finance Kalon (minister) Mr Karma Yeshi of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, on Jul 6 attended an event in the Lower House of the French parliament premise held to mark the 83rd birthday of the Dalai Lama. It was hosted by Ms Elizabeth […]

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Dalai Lama stresses collective responsibility on his 83rd birthday event

July 7, 2018 11:37 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama stresses collective responsibility on his 83rd birthday event

  (TibetanReview.net, Jul07, 2018) – Tibetans and other devotees as well as supporters across the free world marked the 83rd birthday on Jul 6 of Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, with solemn prayer gatherings and joyous festivities. The Dalai Lama himself marked the occasion at Leh, capital of […]

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China enforces strict ban on Tibetans from marking Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday

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China enforces strict ban on Tibetans from marking Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul07, 2018) – China was reported to have not only banned, as before, all celebrations and related events marking the 83rd birthday on Jul 6 of Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, but to have also launched a clamp down on all online social media discussions and exchanges […]

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Dalai Lama hears delegates on their dialogue on Buddhist canons

July 4, 2018 4:54 am0 comments
Dalai Lama hears delegates on their dialogue on Buddhist canons

(TibetanReview.net, Jul03, 2018) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Jul 1 morning met with delegates who had participated in a Second Dialogue on Vinaya, the Buddhist rules of discipline, in New Delhi. He had taken part in the first dialogue held in Mar 2015, also in New […]

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European Union, Germany draw UN rights council’s attention to situation in Tibet

July 2, 2018 1:34 am0 comments
European Union, Germany draw UN rights council’s attention to situation in Tibet

  (TibetanReview.net, Jul01, 2018) – The Tibet issue continued to figure at the ongoing, 38th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, with the European Union and Germany raising the situation there as they reiterated their call on China for immediate release of the recently jailed Tibetan language rights […]

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China detains two Tibetans for possessing Dalai Lama photos in intensified crackdown ahead of his 83rd birthday

July 1, 2018 1:24 am0 comments
China detains two Tibetans for possessing Dalai Lama photos in intensified crackdown ahead of his 83rd birthday

  (TibetanReview.net, Jun30, 2018) – Chinese authorities in a Tibetan region of Sichuan Province have detained in early June two Tibetans found to be in possession of pictures of Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, in a crackdown on criminal gangs, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Jun 27. […]

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China making life impossible for escaped Tibetan woman’s family for her alleged Dalai Lama ‘crimes’

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China making life impossible for escaped Tibetan woman’s family for her alleged Dalai Lama ‘crimes’

  (TibetanReview.net, Jun30, 2018) – The Chinese authorities are making life impossible for the family of a Tibetan woman who they had caught during her visit to her home in Nyalam (Chinese: Nielamu) County of Shigate City in Tibet in 2015 with a picture of the Dalai Lama in her […]

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