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Statues of historically deployed Chinese leaders to soon mark Tibet’s landscape

January 16, 2019 12:27 am0 comments
Statues of historically deployed Chinese leaders to soon mark Tibet’s landscape

(TibetanReview.net, Jan15’19) – China has come up with another bright idea to ‘prove’ that Tibet was historically part of it: plans to erect a group of statues of its officials deployed “to administer” the region from as far back as 1727 during the time of the seventh Dalai Lama. Tibetans […]

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President Xi says Taiwan reunification inevitable for China’s rejuvenation

January 4, 2019 1:12 am0 comments
President Xi says Taiwan reunification inevitable for China’s rejuvenation

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’19) – President Xi Jinping has made it clear Jan 2 that China must and will be reunified with the incorporation of what Beijing considers the breakaway province of Taiwan. Although Taiwan was not an issue of immediate interest and concern to Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping, China’s phenomenal […]

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Improvement in India-China relations stated to be perceptible

December 2, 2018 4:01 pm0 comments
Improvement in India-China relations stated to be perceptible

(TibetanReview.net, Dec02, 2018) – China and India agreed to increase mutual trust and bring their bilateral ties to a higher level following a meeting between President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the G20 summit held in the Argentine city of Buenos Aires on Nov […]

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China removes poverty tag from 85 more counties, many in Tibet

October 18, 2018 11:40 pm0 comments
China removes poverty tag from 85 more counties, many in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Oct18, 2018) – Given President Xi Jinping’s goal of eliminating poverty by the year 2020, China’s official chinadaily.com.cn Oct 17 cited Beijing as announcing Oct 17 that another 85 counties had been officially taken off the country’s list of impoverished areas. The announcement was made on Oct 17, China’s […]

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Xi congratulates university for training Tibet cadres on 60th anniversary

October 16, 2018 11:37 pm0 comments
Xi congratulates university for training Tibet cadres on 60th anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Oct16, 2018) – Chinese President Xi Jinping has on Oct 15 congratulated the Xizang Minzu University, or Tibet University for Nationalities, on the 60th anniversary of its founding. Xi urged the university to fully implement the Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era and the spirit […]

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President Xi pushes for speedy completion of Sichuan-Tibet Railway

October 13, 2018 1:11 am0 comments
President Xi pushes for speedy completion of Sichuan-Tibet Railway

(TibetanReview.net, Oct12, 2018) – While it was previously reported that a significant Tibet stretch of the otherwise under-construction Sichuan-Tibet Railway project was yet to move beyond the drawing board due to geological complications, Chinese President Xi Jinping has on Oct 10 given the go-ahead for the speedy completion of the […]

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China bans minors from religious activities

August 31, 2018 1:34 am0 comments
China bans minors from religious activities

(TibetanReview.net, Aug30, 2018) – A ban on children from engaging in religious activities is being enforced throughout mainland China, including especially at Tibetan Buddhist temples, Christian churches, and Islamic mosques in Xinjiang and elsewhere, reported mainichi.jp/English Aug 29. A revised government rules on religion issued in February this year placed […]

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China’s party members face punishment for political rumours, expulsion for religiosity

August 29, 2018 7:07 am0 comments
China’s party members face punishment for political rumours, expulsion for religiosity

(TibetanReview.net, Aug28, 2018) – In a further tightening of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s already absolute control, China’s ruling Communist Party has issued a revised set of regulations governing its members’ behaviour, threatening punishment for spreading ‘political rumours’ and recommending that those who cling to religious beliefs be asked to leave […]

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Czech Supreme Court orders retrial in Chinese violence on Tibet flag protester during Xi visit

July 20, 2018 11:38 pm4 comments
Czech Supreme Court orders retrial in Chinese violence on Tibet flag protester during Xi visit

(TibetanReview.net, Jul20, 2018) – A district court in the Czech capital Prague will retry a case in which a Chinese couple used violence to wrest a Tibetan flag from a Czech woman and threw it into a nearby river during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s three-day visit in Mar 2016 following […]

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Decoding Xi: Political Loyalty is Imperative for Party Career

July 16, 2018 1:40 am0 comments
Decoding Xi: Political Loyalty is Imperative for Party Career

By Palden Sonam* (TibetanReview.net, Jul14, 2018) – In the murky politics of China, it is a challenge for scholars and policymakers to decipher the meaning and motive of official speeches and documents. What the party leaders said or revealed to public cannot be read at their face value. This is […]

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