US Congress leaders, cities commemorate 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

March 12, 2018 3:12 am0 comments
US Congress leaders, cities commemorate 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2018) – Marking the 59th anniversary Mar 10, 2018 of the Tibetan National Uprising Day, Senator Patrick Leahy has introduced a resolution in the US Senate to commemorate the historic event while House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi has called for re-energised international efforts to ensure meaningful autonomy for […]

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20 Baltic State MPs support Tibet in joint statement on nation’s 59th uprising anniversary

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20 Baltic State MPs support Tibet in joint statement on nation’s 59th uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2018) – A total of 20 members of the national parliaments of the three Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have issued a joint statement, expressing support for the Tibetan people as the latter commemorated on Mar 10 the 59th anniversary of their national uprising against the […]

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Nepal bars Tibetans from marking their 59th national uprising anniversary

March 11, 2018 6:57 am0 comments
Nepal bars Tibetans from marking their 59th national uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10, 2018) – Nepal has made it clear Mar 7 that it will not tolerate any “protests” or “public gathering” by Tibetans living in the country to mark the 59th anniversary on Mar 10 of their national Uprising in keeping with its vows to rein in their ‘anti-China’ activities. […]

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New Delhi-ban compelled Tibetans to shift ‘Thank You India’ event to D’shala

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New Delhi-ban compelled Tibetans to shift ‘Thank You India’ event to D’shala

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10, 2018) – India had not only directed its top officials and leaders not to attend the exile Tibetan administration’s ‘Thank you India’ event in New Delhi on Mar 31 to mark the Dalai Lama’s 60th anniversary of setting foot on its soil for exile but also in fact […]

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English borough council hoists Tibetan flag in 19th annual Tibet uprising commemoration

March 9, 2018 11:20 pm0 comments
English borough council hoists Tibetan flag in 19th annual Tibet uprising commemoration

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09, 2018) – Brushing aside protests staged by a couple of Chinese businessmen on Mar 2, the Northampton Borough Council on Mar 5 raised the Tibetan national flag in front of the Guildhall in Northampton in England. The annual event took place on the 19th consecutive year, ahead of […]

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US city declares ‘Tibet Day’ to mark Tibetan national uprising day

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US city declares ‘Tibet Day’ to mark Tibetan national uprising day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09, 2018) – The City of Albany in northern California of USA has proclaimed Mar 10, 2018 as ‘Tibet Day’. The proclamation for this purpose was issued Mar 5 by Mayor Peggy McQuaid in honour of the 59th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising. The proclamation expresses concern on […]

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Senior Indian leaders, officials asked to avoid events celebrating Tibetans’ 60th exile anniversary

March 5, 2018 4:57 am0 comments
Senior Indian leaders, officials asked to avoid events celebrating Tibetans’ 60th exile anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar04, 2018) – India’s top bureaucrat has called on the country’s “senior leaders” and “government functionaries” both at the centre and in the states to avoid events hosted by the exile Tibetan administration to  mark their 60th year in exile as this may hurt relations with China, reported The […]

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US state capital approves Tibetan as a new minority language

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US state capital approves Tibetan as a new minority language

(TibetanReview.net, Mar04, 2018) – The city of Madison, capital of the US state of Wisconsin, has, on Feb 27, approved Tibetan as a new minority language. The approval came just ahead of the 25th anniversary of the US-Tibetan Resettlement Project. The approval was given by the city’s ‘Common Council’ during […]

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Japan’s parliament has world’s largest Tibet supporting group

February 21, 2018 11:51 pm0 comments
Japan’s parliament has world’s largest Tibet supporting group

(TibetanReview.net, Feb22, 2018) – At 90, the Japanese parliament, the Diet, has the largest number of Tibet supporters in any parliament across the free democratic world where such groups have been set up, said the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) on its Tibet.net website Feb 20. The All Party Parliamentary Tibet […]

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Draft US Congress resolutions declare Mar 10 ‘Tibetan Rights Day’

February 18, 2018 11:43 pm0 comments
Draft US Congress resolutions declare Mar 10 ‘Tibetan Rights Day’

(TibetanReview.net, Feb17, 2018) – Companion resolutions were introduced in the two houses of the US Congress by Senators Leahy (D), Feinstein (D), and Cruz (R) and Representatives McGovern (D) and Hultgren (R) to commemorate the 1959 Tibetan Uprising as “Tibetan Rights Day” on Mar 10. The resolutions also express support […]

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