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Torture cited for death of man held for singing Tibetan anthem

April 29, 2019 4:07 am0 comments
Torture cited for death of man held for singing Tibetan anthem

(TibetanReview.net, Apr28’19) – A man held and tortured during more than one month of detention in 2016 for singing the Tibetan national anthem has died in a hospital in Chengdu, capital of Sichuan province, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Apr 26. The report said Pema Wangchen, 31, died on […]

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Former Tibetan political prisoner dead due to Chinese torture and neglect in jail

October 4, 2018 12:10 am0 comments
Former Tibetan political prisoner dead due to Chinese torture and neglect in jail

  (TibetanReview.net, Oct03, 2018) – Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy has on Oct 1 called on China to investigate and fix responsibilities in the Sep 30 death of a former Tibetan political prisoner in Gansu Province as a direct result of prolonged torture and deliberate neglect while […]

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China releases jailed Tibetan monk, with a permanent limp

February 10, 2018 11:36 pm0 comments
China releases jailed Tibetan monk, with a permanent limp

(TibetanReview.net, Feb10, 2018) – China has released on Jan 24 a Tibetan monk in Sichuan Province after he had completed a six-year jail sentence for taking part in a protest, but he could come out only with a limp, which was reported to be permanent, as a result of prison […]

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