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China says it uses WeChat to fight ‘separatist’ gang crimes in Tibet

May 9, 2019 1:02 am0 comments
China says it uses WeChat to fight ‘separatist’ gang crimes in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May08’19) – China said May 6 that it was using WeChat to fight “gang crimes” in Tibet, meaning it was being used to report on messages alleged to “spread separatism and create separatist incidents”. Calling it a nationwide tendency to use the advantages of social media to fight crimes, […]

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China doubles reward for those who inform on ‘illegal’ media content

November 20, 2018 4:25 pm0 comments
China doubles reward for those who inform on ‘illegal’ media content

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20, 2018) – No police state is complete especially without having its subjects informing on fellow-subjects seen as posing potential or real threats to the ruling dictatorial order and this has been particularly true in the case of the People’s Republic of China. Starting from Dec1, Chinese citizens can […]

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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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