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Tibetans petition for release of man who campaigned for their subsistence rights

January 28, 2019 4:58 am0 comments
Tibetans petition for release of man who campaigned for their subsistence rights

(TibetanReview.net, Jan27’19) – Residents of three townships in Gade (Chinese: Gande) County of Golog (Guoluo) Prefecture, Qinghai Province, have submitted separate petitions in Oct and Nov 2018, calling for the release of a Tibetan man who had campaigned for their subsistence right and had been detained for it since Sep […]

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China detains 30 Tibetans with alleged exile contacts after mining protest news leaked

May 16, 2018 11:07 pm0 comments
China detains 30 Tibetans with alleged exile contacts after mining protest news leaked

(TibetanReview.net, May16, 2018) – Chinese authorities in Nagchu (Chinese: Nagu) Prefecture of Tibet Autonomous Region have detained 30 villagers and rendered disappeared a village head as well as a town Tibetan official after news about a project to extract mineral ore from a sacred mountain nearby was reported by foreign […]

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‘Tibet repression in 2017 intensified under strengthened mass surveillance’

May 10, 2018 1:14 am0 comments
‘Tibet repression in 2017 intensified under strengthened mass surveillance’

(TibetanReview.net, May09, 2018) – The year 2017 saw the Chinese government intensify and strengthen its existing mass surveillance programmes throughout Tibet with dispatches of thousands of cadres and officials to farming and nomadic communities to conduct surveillance measures and political re-education campaigns under the guise of poverty alleviation work, said […]

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China detains two Tibetan monks for ‘illegal’ WeChat postings

April 20, 2018 6:59 am0 comments
China detains two Tibetan monks for ‘illegal’ WeChat postings

(TibetanReview.net, Apr19, 2018) – Chinese authorities have taken away two monks in Tsolho (Chinese: Hainan) Prefecture of Qinghai Province during a Legal Education programme for having posted “sensitive pictures and articles” on the popular Chinese messaging App WeChat, said Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights Democracy Apr 18. It did […]

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Tibetan political detainee gets three years for WeChat critique of China

February 21, 2018 11:28 pm0 comments
Tibetan political detainee gets three years for WeChat critique of China

(TibetanReview.net, Feb21, 2018) – China has on Jan 10 sentenced a prominent Tibetan political detaineeto a jail term of three years for allegedly ‘inciting separatism’ after holding him incommunicado for more than a year, said Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy Feb 18. The report said Mr Tsegon […]

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China denies school admission to Tibetan child due to father’s protest conviction

December 19, 2017 11:32 pm0 comments
China denies school admission to Tibetan child due to father’s protest conviction

(TibetanReview.net, Dec19, 2017) – China has denied school admission to a Tibetan child in Machu (Chinese: Maqu) County of Gansu Province because her father had been jailed for political activities. What is more, the father is still struggling for life in a hospital long after being released prematurely in 2013 […]

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Tibetan feminist writer, singer, former journalist protests unending official harassment after her 2008 detention

November 21, 2017 11:44 pm0 comments
Tibetan feminist writer, singer, former journalist protests unending official harassment after her 2008 detention

(TibetanReview.net, Nov21, 2017) – A Tibetan woman in Qinghai Province well known as a singer and for her writings on feminist and social issues has expressed protest on social media postings for officials’ confiscation in a dubious manner several of her books in the recent past, according to Dharamshala-based Tibetan […]

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