China announces visa ban on US individuals for Tibet-conduct, lies about its own unofficial ban

July 9, 2020 11:14 pm0 comments
China announces visa ban on US individuals for Tibet-conduct, lies about its own unofficial ban

(TibetanReview.net, Jul09’20) – China said Jul 8 that it had decided to impose visa restrictions on US individuals with what it called “egregious conducts” on Tibet-related issues. The presumably tit-for-tat ban, however, does not make sense because the US ban, announced just the other day, was in response to China’s […]

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US announces move to sanction China officials forbidding Tibet entry to foreigners

July 8, 2020 10:53 pm0 comments
US announces move to sanction China officials forbidding Tibet entry to foreigners

(TibetanReview.net, Jul08’20) – Acting under the mandate of the reciprocal access to Tibet Act (RATA) of 2018, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said Jul 7 that the Trump administration would impose visa restrictions on Chinese officials who block outsiders from visiting the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) and other […]

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Human rights, including Tibet, raised in contentious 22nd EU-China summit

June 24, 2020 10:45 pm0 comments
Human rights, including Tibet, raised in contentious 22nd EU-China summit

(TibetanReview.net, Jun24’20) – The European Union and China held their 22nd bilateral Summit via videoconference on Jun 22 amid suggestions that it concluded with more differences than consensus and the issue of human rights, including the situation in Tibet, being also taken up with Beijing. The EU said it raised […]

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US report slams China for continued religious abuses in Tibet in 2019

June 13, 2020 11:56 pm0 comments
US report slams China for continued religious abuses in Tibet in 2019

(TibetanReview.net, Jun12’20) – The US State Department has criticized China for a series of religious repressions, violations, violence and discrimination it had carried out in occupied Tibet in its 2019 Report on International Religious Freedom. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo released the report on Jun 10. The report said, in […]

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EU foreign affairs chief says he referred to Tibet situation in strategic dialogue with China

June 12, 2020 10:10 pm0 comments
EU foreign affairs chief says he referred to Tibet situation in strategic dialogue with China

(TibetanReview.net, Jun11’20) – While it expects to hold its usual Human Rights Dialogue with China as soon as physical meetings would resume, The European Union (EU) nevertheless raised a number of important human rights issues, including the situations in Xinjiang and Tibet, said the EU High Representative Josep Borrell Fontelles, […]

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MP asks Canada to act for Tibetans, others during parliament session

May 28, 2020 12:23 am0 comments
MP asks Canada to act for Tibetans, others during parliament session

(TibetanReview.net, May27’20) – China’s persecution of Tibetans as well as Uyghurs, Falun Gong practitioners, Christians and numerous others was raised on May 25 in the Canadian House of Commons during a session on the special committee on Canada-China relations. “We are leading democracy in the world. We must stand up […]

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