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Taiwan parliament approves bill to shut down Mongolian and Tibetan Affairs Commission

November 30, 2017 2:18 pm0 comments
Taiwan parliament approves bill to shut down Mongolian and Tibetan Affairs Commission

(TibetanReview.net, Nov30, 2017) – The parliament of Taiwan has on Nov 28 approved a bill to dissolve the cabinet-level Mongolian and Tibetan Affairs Commission (MTAC) which has a murky history of bankrolling anti-establishment elements within the Tibetan exile community until the early 90’s. It was only after Taiwan became a […]

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China demands ‘respect’ for resuming soccer ties with Germany

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China demands ‘respect’ for resuming soccer ties with Germany

(TibetanReview.net, Nov29, 2017) – Following its under-20 team’s departure after cancelling a series of friendly matches with fourth division clubs, protesting against displays of Tibetan flags, China has said Nov 27 that it was still open to soccer cooperation with Germany if the latter handled such incidents properly. On Nov […]

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Exile Tibetan MPs lobby for support in Brussels

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Exile Tibetan MPs lobby for support in Brussels

(TibetanReview.net, Nov29, 2017) – A delegation of four members of the Tibetan parliament in exile at Dharamshala, India, has met with the Special Envoy of the European Union’s Freedom of Religion/Belief and spoken on the situation in Chinese ruled Tibet in the European Parliament following their arrival in Brussels on […]

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WEEKLY CARTOON

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WEEKLY CARTOON

Weekly Cartoon from Jamyang Phuntsok

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Kashag to discuss memo protesting removal of Office of Tibet Representative, Washington, DC

November 28, 2017 9:50 pm1 comment
Kashag to discuss memo protesting removal of Office of Tibet Representative, Washington, DC

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28, 2017) – Around 100 Tibetans in Dharamshala as well as from Nepal, Delhi, Bylakuppe, Dehradun and elsewhere staged a protest Nov 27 at the secretariat of the Central Tibetan Administration over the recent abrupt dismissal of the Representative Mr Penpa Tsering of the Office of Tibet, Washington, DC. […]

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Irked by Tibetan flag displays, China’s under-20 football team decamps Germany in a huff

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Irked by Tibetan flag displays, China’s under-20 football team decamps Germany in a huff

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28, 2017) – After being postponed “at least until the winter break”, the schedule of China’s under-20 football team to play a series of weekend friendly matches with 15 more fourth-division teams in Germany stands cancelled due to dispute over Tibetan flag displays. A Chinese-language commentary in China’s sole […]

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Tibetan Diaspora: A Study of Citizenship and Identity

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Tibetan Diaspora: A Study of Citizenship and Identity

The growing trend over the last several years among a section of Tibetan youngsters to legally assert their Indian citizenship has given rise to both difficulties and issues within the community for its supposed effect of diluting the freedom struggle. Prof Richa Kumar* carried out a field study of the […]

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CTA President back in India after five-nation tour, to face protest over Office of Tibet, Washington, DC, representative issue

November 27, 2017 1:11 am1 comment
CTA President back in India after five-nation tour, to face protest over Office of Tibet, Washington, DC, representative issue

(TibetanReview.net, Nov26, 2017) – The executive head of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay, was the guest speaker at the meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Tibet in the UK Parliament after his arrival in London on Nov 22. The meeting was chaired […]

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China conducted unmanned helicopter firing and drone tests in Tibet

November 26, 2017 5:39 am0 comments
China conducted unmanned helicopter firing and drone tests in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov25, 2017) – China said Nov 24 that it had conducted a series of drone and unmanned helicopter flight and firing tests over the Tibetan Plateau over Oct-Nov 2017. The three have applications in counter-terrorism, drug policing, border patrols, meteorology and mapping, said the official Xinhua news agency Nov […]

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Ahead of PM Trudeau’s China visit, Canadian Senator draws focus on Tibet issue

November 25, 2017 12:48 am0 comments
Ahead of PM Trudeau’s China visit, Canadian Senator draws focus on Tibet issue

(TibetanReview.net, Nov24, 2017) – As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of the Liberal Party considers undertaking a trip to China in the coming weeks to take the pursuit of his government’s agenda to diversify trading and investment opportunities to Asia, a senator from the opposition Conservative Party planned to shine a […]

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