Did the Wuhan Virus escape from China’s Bio Weapons lab?

January 27, 2020 3:32 am0 comments
Did the Wuhan Virus escape from China’s Bio Weapons lab?

While the general consensus appears to be that the deadly coronovirus that is spreading globally had its origin in some wild animal sold in a Wuhan city seafood market, with no one knowing which animal it might be, an Israeli biological warfare expert believes the virus had originated in a Wuhan laboratory linked to China’s secret biological weapons program.

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Nepal clears pre-feasibility report for railway link with China via Tibet

January 26, 2020 8:03 am0 comments
Nepal clears pre-feasibility report for railway link with China via Tibet

Nepal has ruled, following pre-feasibility studies carried out by it, that a railway line connecting it with China through Tibet is feasible, reported sputniknews.com Jan 24, citing the country’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali.

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Chinese student visiting home jailed for Xi Jinping-like cartoon tweets while in US

January 25, 2020 6:31 am0 comments
Chinese student visiting home jailed for Xi Jinping-like cartoon tweets while in US

China has arrested and jailed a University of Minnesota student for posting tweets seen as mocking President Xi Jinping while visiting his home after finishing his spring semester last year.

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Criticizing Myanmar, Taiwan’s main political parties condemn Beijing’s ‘one China’ bullying

January 21, 2020 6:13 pm0 comments
Criticizing Myanmar, Taiwan’s main political parties condemn Beijing’s ‘one China’ bullying

(TibetanReview.net, Jan20’20) – The government as well as the two main political parties of Taiwan have reacted angrily to a Jan 18 joint statement by China and Myanmar, in which the latter expressed firm support for the former’s ‘one China’ policy with specific mentions of Taiwan, Tibet and Xinjiang. The […]

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REPORT: Tibet situation marked by continued rights restrictions as China extended repression worldwide

January 17, 2020 11:11 am0 comments
REPORT: Tibet situation marked by continued rights restrictions as China extended repression worldwide

(TibetanReview.net, Jan16’20) – Calling the Chinese government a threat to human rights around the world, New York-based Human Rights Watch has on Jan 14 said the situation in the case of Tibet was marked by continued “severe restrictions on religious freedom, speech, movement, and assembly” of Tibetans. Releasing its 652-page […]

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Chinese students, China studies professors in US under classroom intimidation from Beijing

January 16, 2020 8:20 am0 comments
Chinese students, China studies professors in US under classroom intimidation from Beijing

(TibetanReview.net, Jan15’20) – Chinese students and China-studies professors in the US have expressed fears over the fact that the Communist Party of China (CPC) had reached into their classrooms and was effectively censoring their academic and other activities, reported voanews.com Jan 14. The report said interviews at a half-dozen US […]

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Over 60 countries congratulated Taiwanese president on re-election

January 15, 2020 8:39 am0 comments
Over 60 countries congratulated Taiwanese president on re-election

(TibetanReview.net, Jan14’20) – Officials from more than 60 countries had greeted Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen by phone call and email on her re-election on Jan 11, reported taiwannews.com.tw Jan 13, citing the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Jan 12. The suggestion that far more countries than those with which Taiwan […]

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Taiwan and Prague deal double blows to China

January 13, 2020 6:19 am0 comments
Taiwan and Prague deal double blows to China

(TibetanReview.net, Jan12’20) – In a double blow to China, Taiwan has re-elected President Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), seen as being independence-inclined, for a second term while the Czech capital Prague, having cancelled a “sister city” agreement with Beijing in Oct 2019, has decided to sign a […]

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China’s hand seen in closure of Larung Gar abbot’s Buddhist centres worldwide

January 4, 2020 6:02 am0 comments
China’s hand seen in closure of Larung Gar abbot’s Buddhist centres worldwide

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’20) – The Bodhi Institute of Compassion and Wisdom, a worldwide network of Buddhist centres set up by the Larung Gar abbot Khenpo Sodargye has been declared closed, with the abbot announcing Dec 30 that “illegal activities” were being carried out in its name. However, Washington-based International Campaign for […]

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Sichuan-Tibet Railway to be major Chinese project this year

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Sichuan-Tibet Railway to be major Chinese project this year

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’20) – China plans to build at least 4,000 kilometres of new railway lines this year, including 2,000 km of high-speed lines, with the construction of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway, the second railway into the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) after the Qinghai-Tibet line, being a major project this year, reported […]

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