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Prague mayor stands firm on human rights, Tibet, Taiwan despite China’s tantrum

July 23, 2019 12:59 am0 comments
Prague mayor stands firm on human rights, Tibet, Taiwan despite China’s tantrum

(TibetanReview.net, Jul22’19) – China has cancelled a signed contract for a tour of the country by Prague’s Philharmonic Orchestra and shattered the city zoo’s long-held dreams of hosting a panda, citing the city mayor’s critical stance on Beijing’s position on human rights, Tibet and Taiwan. Mr Zdenek Hřib’s stance puts […]

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Pro-Tibet Prague mayor refuses to be cowered by China’s reprisal

May 2, 2019 12:13 am0 comments
Pro-Tibet Prague mayor refuses to be cowered by China’s reprisal

(TibetanReview.net, May01’19) – For welcoming in March this year President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration, China has sought to punish the Czech capital Prague by cancelling many concerts and cultural events of Prague-based cultural organisations in China, reported europeaninterest.eu Apr 29. But the city’s mayor and his party […]

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Prague city welcomes exile Tibetan leader in reversal of a 2016 Xi event

March 9, 2019 12:45 am0 comments
Prague city welcomes exile Tibetan leader in reversal of a 2016 Xi event

(TibetanReview.net, Mar08’19) – In something of a historic reversal of a controversial event which took place in 2016, the new mayor of Prague, capital of the Czech Republic, has officially welcomed and presented a symbolic key to the city gates to President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) […]

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