Two German MPs, including Bundestag Vice-President, urge China to release Tibetan language rights activist

January 31, 2018 11:49 pm0 comments
Two German MPs, including Bundestag Vice-President, urge China to release Tibetan language rights activist

(TibetanReview.net, Jan31, 2018) – As a 32-year-old Tibetan language rights activist awaits verdict in Yulshul (Chinese: Yushu) Prefecture of Qinghai Province, following his Jan 4 trial by China for alleged “incitement of separatism”, two German MPs have added their voice to the growing chorus of international calls for his release. […]

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14 French Senators urge fair trial for Tibetan language activist awaiting verdict for inciting separatism

January 25, 2018 11:25 pm0 comments
14 French Senators urge fair trial for Tibetan language activist awaiting verdict for inciting separatism

(TibetanReview.net, Jan25, 2018) – As Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk awaits verdict for alleged incitement of separatism, 14 French Senators have on Jan 23 called on China to observe internationally recognized legal standards and provide him with a fair and transparent judgment process. Tashi Wangchuk, 32, had launched a personal […]

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Tibet issue raised during US Congress discussion on China’s quest for global power

January 22, 2018 12:00 am0 comments
Tibet issue raised during US Congress discussion on China’s quest for global power

(TibetanReview.net, Jan21, 2018) – The situation in Tibet and the need to pass pending legislations relating to it as a way to address China’s onslaught on American society was discussed during a Special Order session of the US House of Representatives on Jan 18, said Washington-based International Campaign For Tibet […]

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European parliament urges unconditional release of Tibetan language rights activist, monk

January 21, 2018 12:57 am0 comments
European parliament urges unconditional release of Tibetan language rights activist, monk

(TibetanReview.net, Jan20, 2018) – The European Parliament at Strasbourg has on Jan 18 adopted an urgency resolution on China, expressing deep concern over the cases of two Tibetan political prisoners – language activist Tashi Wangchuk and the monk Choekyi – besides Chinese human rights activists Wu Gan, Xie Yang, and […]

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China urged to respect Dalai Lama’s universal right to return home

December 16, 2017 2:41 pm0 comments
China urged to respect Dalai Lama’s universal right to return home

(TibetanReview.net, Dec16, 2017) – Addressing the US House of Representatives on Dec 14 during its special order period, Congressman Jim McGovern, a senior House Democrat and co-chair of the bipartisan Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, has cited Article 13 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights to call on China […]

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Gere elated by level of support for Tibet at US Congress hearing

December 8, 2017 1:37 pm0 comments
Gere elated by level of support for Tibet at US Congress hearing

(TibetanReview.net, Dec08, 2017) – Hollywood star and Tibet activist Richard Gere has said Dec 6 that he was “knocked out” by the support and proposals from US lawmakers during a nearly two-hour long Congressional hearing on US Tibet policy in Washington, DC. Gere, Chair of Washington-based International Campaign for Tibet […]

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Ahead of PM Trudeau’s China visit, Canadian Senator draws focus on Tibet issue

November 25, 2017 12:48 am0 comments
Ahead of PM Trudeau’s China visit, Canadian Senator draws focus on Tibet issue

(TibetanReview.net, Nov24, 2017) – As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of the Liberal Party considers undertaking a trip to China in the coming weeks to take the pursuit of his government’s agenda to diversify trading and investment opportunities to Asia, a senator from the opposition Conservative Party planned to shine a […]

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Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

November 17, 2017 11:03 pm0 comments
Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2017) – Canada has called on China to allow UN rights officials to visit Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, who disappeared into its custody in 1995, at age 6, and has never been seen or heard of ever since. It […]

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Tibet group to be re-established in Norwegian parliament

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Tibet group to be re-established in Norwegian parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Nov16, 2017) – Norwegian MPs Ola Elvestuen from the Liberal Party and Petter Eide from the Socialist Left Party have undertaken to re-establish a Parliamentary Support Group for Tibet in their parliament during their meeting in Oslo with the President of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, […]

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US lawmakers urge President Trump to emphasize Tibet issue during China visit

November 4, 2017 12:19 am0 comments
US lawmakers urge President Trump to emphasize Tibet issue during China visit

(TibetanReview.net, Nov03, 2017) – A draft resolution was introduced in the US House of Representatives on Nov 1, calling on President Donald Trump to make Tibet an important factor in US-China relations, to fully implement the US Tibetan Policy Act of 2002, to promote access for US citizens to Tibet […]

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