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US House Minority Leader publicly welcomes Tibetan filmmaker after his escape from Chinese rule

January 19, 2018 1:14 am0 comments
US House Minority Leader publicly welcomes Tibetan filmmaker after his escape from Chinese rule

(TibetanReview.net, Jan18, 2018) – US Democratic Party and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has on Jan 14 accorded a public welcome to former Tibetan political prisoner Dhondup Wangchen,  complimenting his “courageous escape” from Chinese occupied Tibet to San Francisco where he now lives with his wife and three children. “He […]

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US escape reported of formerly jailed Tibet Amateur videographer

December 30, 2017 6:43 am0 comments
US escape reported of formerly jailed Tibet Amateur videographer

(TibetanReview.net, Dec29, 2017) The reports said the escape journey of amateur videographer Dhondup Wangchen, 43, from his home in Sangchu County of what is now part of Chinas Gansu Province was “arduous and risky” but did not say how his escape and arrival in the USA took place. The reports […]

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US Senator’s welcoming of Tibet delegate from China seen as part of trade deal

December 20, 2017 11:34 pm0 comments
US Senator’s welcoming of Tibet delegate from China seen as part of trade deal

(TibetanReview.net, Dec20, 2017) – It now appears that US Senator Steve Daines hosted a Chinese National People’s Congress (NPC) delegation from Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) as a return of favour for a business deal for his state of Montana to export cattle products worth at least $200 million through the […]

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China urged to respect Dalai Lama’s universal right to return home

December 16, 2017 2:41 pm0 comments
China urged to respect Dalai Lama’s universal right to return home

(TibetanReview.net, Dec16, 2017) – Addressing the US House of Representatives on Dec 14 during its special order period, Congressman Jim McGovern, a senior House Democrat and co-chair of the bipartisan Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, has cited Article 13 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights to call on China […]

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CTA President meets with two prominent US Senators on Capitol Hill

December 8, 2017 1:23 pm0 comments
CTA President meets with two prominent US Senators on Capitol Hill

(TibetanReview.net, Dec08, 2017) – Arriving Dec 6 on his first visit to the US capital since ousting former representative at the Office of Tibet, Mr Penpa Tsering, President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, has held meetings with two prominent US Senators with support from […]

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West asked to push back on China’s curtailment of their free speech

November 28, 2017 9:48 pm0 comments
West asked to push back on China’s curtailment of their free speech

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28, 2017) – Western educational institutions that have benefited from Chinese government funding, student enrollment and Chinese private donations have succumbed to pressure from Beijing to curtail programmes and activities that are likely to be disliked by the leadership there, Chinese democracy activist Wang Dan has written in a […]

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American writers, artists urge President Xi to free Liu Xia ahead of Trump visit

November 6, 2017 1:22 am0 comments
American writers, artists urge President Xi to free Liu Xia ahead of Trump visit

(TibetanReview.net, Nov05, 2017) – Ahead of President Donald Trump’s visit to China on Nov 8, more than 50 writers, artists and supporters of PEN America have urged Chinese President Xi Jinping to end all restrictions and surveillance imposed on Liu Xia, widow of late Nobel peace laureate and political prisoner […]

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