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Tibetans, both at home and in exile, appeal to China’s apex court on language issue

February 15, 2018 10:34 pm0 comments
Tibetans, both at home and in exile, appeal to China’s apex court on language issue

(TibetanReview.net, Feb14, 2018) – A total of 117 Tibetans living in Tibet and in exile have on Jan 11 written a joint online appeal to the Supreme Court of China, expressing concern at the failure of relevant regional courts to use the Tibetan language, which they have said contravened the […]

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Latvian MPs add voice on int’l concern for Tibetan language rights activist

February 8, 2018 11:59 pm0 comments
Latvian MPs add voice on int’l concern for Tibetan language rights activist

(TibetanReview.net, Feb08, 2018) – Apart from France and Germany on Jan 23 and 26 respectively, Members of Parliaments in Latvian too have, on Jan 25, adopted a statement on the case of the Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk who is currently awaiting verdict after his trial on Jan 4. The […]

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Two German MPs, including Bundestag Vice-President, urge China to release Tibetan language rights activist

January 31, 2018 11:49 pm0 comments
Two German MPs, including Bundestag Vice-President, urge China to release Tibetan language rights activist

(TibetanReview.net, Jan31, 2018) – As a 32-year-old Tibetan language rights activist awaits verdict in Yulshul (Chinese: Yushu) Prefecture of Qinghai Province, following his Jan 4 trial by China for alleged “incitement of separatism”, two German MPs have added their voice to the growing chorus of international calls for his release. […]

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Hundreds met in Tibet to discuss preservation of mother tongue

January 29, 2018 12:22 am0 comments
Hundreds met in Tibet to discuss preservation of mother tongue

(TibetanReview.net, Jan28, 2018) – Despite known official antipathy towards any such action, hundreds of Tibetan language advocates from three provinces in what is part of the People’s Republic of China have attended a conference on Tibetan language and modern terminology on Jan 25 in an initiative to protect their culture […]

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14 French Senators urge fair trial for Tibetan language activist awaiting verdict for inciting separatism

January 25, 2018 11:25 pm0 comments
14 French Senators urge fair trial for Tibetan language activist awaiting verdict for inciting separatism

(TibetanReview.net, Jan25, 2018) – As Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk awaits verdict for alleged incitement of separatism, 14 French Senators have on Jan 23 called on China to observe internationally recognized legal standards and provide him with a fair and transparent judgment process. Tashi Wangchuk, 32, had launched a personal […]

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European parliament urges unconditional release of Tibetan language rights activist, monk

January 21, 2018 12:57 am0 comments
European parliament urges unconditional release of Tibetan language rights activist, monk

(TibetanReview.net, Jan20, 2018) – The European Parliament at Strasbourg has on Jan 18 adopted an urgency resolution on China, expressing deep concern over the cases of two Tibetan political prisoners – language activist Tashi Wangchuk and the monk Choekyi – besides Chinese human rights activists Wu Gan, Xie Yang, and […]

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China trying set to try language rights advocate for ‘inciting separatism’

January 2, 2018 9:58 pm0 comments
China trying set to try language rights advocate for ‘inciting separatism’

(TibetanReview.net, Jan01, 2018) – After being in detention for nearly two years, China is to put on trial on Jan 4 a Tibetan man for allegedly “inciting separatism” for having campaigned for the Tibetan people’s right to be taught their own language. Tashi Wangchuk, a 32-year-old online marketing business owner […]

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