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US State Department’s annual rights report highlights pervasive abuses in Tibet

April 23, 2018 4:52 am0 comments
US State Department’s annual rights report highlights pervasive abuses in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Apr22, 2018) – The US State Department has, in its latest Human Rights Report, released on Apr 20, referred to the pervasiveness of the repression in Tibet under Chinese rule, including with high levels of deployments of the paramilitary People’s Armed Police. The report highlights a number of other […]

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China kicks out Tibetan villagers to make way for new airport with little compensation, no alterative livelihood

April 20, 2018 7:23 am0 comments
China kicks out Tibetan villagers to make way for new airport with little compensation, no alterative livelihood

(TibetanReview.net, Apr19, 2018) – “We will never allow one inch of land in Tibet to be separated from China; we will not see one poor person to be left behind; and we will never develop the economy at the expense of the environment,” Wu Yingjie, Party chief of the Tibet […]

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WILL DALAI LAMA RETURN TO CHINA?

April 16, 2018 2:49 am1 comment
WILL DALAI LAMA RETURN TO CHINA?

Dr. Sangay’s statement has only further confirmed fears among many observers that an influential section among the Tibetan exile leadership is desperate about cobbling up a deal with China on whatever terms. The very first negotiation point in this deal, as already declared by Dr. Sangay, is bound to be […]

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Tibetan woman on pilgrimage to Lhasa held, disappeared by Chinese police

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Tibetan woman on pilgrimage to Lhasa held, disappeared by Chinese police

(TibetanReview.net, Apr15, 2018) – A 60-year-old Tibetan woman has remained disappeared in Qinghai Province of Chinese ruled Tibet ever since police took her away for questioning while on a pilgrimage in the first week of this month, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Apr 14. The unschooled woman with no […]

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China’s Foreign Policy and India

April 15, 2018 4:41 am1 comment
China’s Foreign Policy and India

This article appeared in the Special Issue 2015 edition of the Tibetan Review.    Prof. Srikanth Kondapalli, Centre for East Asian Studies, Chinese Division, JNU   My presentation is on Chinese foreign policy vis-à-vis India. I will take a few minutes to broadly operate the major policy options that China has […]

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Swedish court to try Chinese spy who targeted Tibetan refugees

April 12, 2018 10:17 pm0 comments
Swedish court to try Chinese spy who targeted Tibetan refugees

(TibetanReview.net, Apr12, 2018) – Swedish prosecutors have on Apr 11 charged a 49-year-old man from Chinese ruled Tibet with espionage for allegedly gathering intelligence on Tibetan refugees in Sweden and Norway for China, reported the AFP Apr 11.The man, Mr Dorjee Gyantsan, is accused of infiltrating the Tibetan community to […]

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3500-year-old tombs excavated in western Tibet

April 11, 2018 11:32 pm0 comments
3500-year-old tombs excavated in western Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Apr11, 2018) – Archaeologists in Chinese ruled Tibet have announced Apr 9 that they have excavated tombs dating back some 3,500 years in the territory’s remote western region of Ali (Tibetan: Ngari). A total of nine tombs were found at ruins 10 km from the county seat of Zanda […]

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China boasts of developing array of new border security equipment

April 10, 2018 10:00 pm0 comments
China boasts of developing array of new border security equipment

(TibetanReview.net, Apr10, 2018) – The main reason why so few Tibetans have been able to make it out of their occupied homeland in recent years has been because China had greatly strengthened border security system both on the Tibetan side and in arrangements with Nepal. China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA), […]

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China says 330K Tibetans still steeped in dire poverty

April 9, 2018 9:38 pm0 comments
China says 330K Tibetans still steeped in dire poverty

(TibetanReview.net, Apr09, 2018) – A total of 330,000 residents constituting the population of 2,440 villages still live in dire poverty in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), some six decades after China claimed to have liberated the territory and made its people masters of their own fate. This was after a total […]

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Up to 100,000 yuan promised for info on ‘separatist’ activities in Tibet county

April 6, 2018 10:23 pm0 comments
Up to 100,000 yuan promised for info on ‘separatist’ activities in Tibet county

(TibetanReview.net, Apr05, 2018) – Chinese police in Nagchu (Chinese: Naqu) County of Tibet Autonomous Region have offered rewards up to 100,000 yuan (US $15,856) for information on activities of “criminal gangs”, an omnibus term which includes persons and organizations advocating “separatism”, which itself includes all activities banned for political reasons. […]

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