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Swiss, Canadian Ambassadors in Beijing visited Tibet, have no plans to brief media

November 12, 2020 10:47 pm0 comments
Swiss, Canadian Ambassadors in Beijing visited Tibet, have no plans to brief media

(TibetanReview.net, Nov12’20) – The Ambassadors to China from Canada and Switzerland were reported to have visited Tibet in September and October this year, with the former being reported to be set to brief a Tibet group on Nov 16 and the latter having reportedly provided relevant Tibetan organizations in Switzerland […]

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Canadian province declares July as ‘Tibetan Heritage Month’

September 25, 2020 11:12 pm0 comments
Canadian province declares July as ‘Tibetan Heritage Month’

(TibetanReview.net, Sep25’20) – The Legislative Assembly of Ontario, one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada, has on Sep 25 unanimously decided to observe July as “Tibetan Heritage Month”. The bill aims to recognize the important contributions made by Tibetan-Canadians in Ontario as well as to bring awareness to […]

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Canadian parliament to hear motion calling for Sino-Tibetan dialogue

August 18, 2020 11:22 pm0 comments
Canadian parliament to hear motion calling for Sino-Tibetan dialogue

(TibetanReview.net, Aug18’20) – A motion calling for support for dialogue between representatives of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, along with the Central Tibetan Administration at Dharamshala, India, and the government of the People’s Republic of China will be brought to the Canadian Parliament’s House of Commons in Sep 2020. This […]

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Nearly 70 Canadian Lawmakers urge sanctions on Chinese Officials for Hong Kong, Tibet, Xinjiang abuses

July 16, 2020 12:28 am0 comments
Nearly 70 Canadian Lawmakers urge sanctions on Chinese Officials for Hong Kong, Tibet, Xinjiang abuses

(TibetanReview.net, Jul15’20) – In a growing momentum of calls from the democratic West to hold the Chinese government to account for its unbridled repression of democratic and human rights of peoples under its rule, a group of nearly 70 Lawmakers in Canada has on Jul 14 urged their prime minister […]

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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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Report: China emboldened by weak gov’t response to its bullying of activists in Canada

May 14, 2020 1:00 am0 comments
Report: China emboldened by weak gov’t response to its bullying of activists in Canada

(TibetanReview.net, May13’20) – A coalition of human-rights groups led by Amnesty International Canada has on May 12 accused Chinese government officials and supporters of the Communist Party of China of increasingly resorting to “threats, bullying and harassment” to intimidate and silence activists in Canada, including those raising concerns about democracy […]

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Canada urged to act against China’s attacks on free speech in universities

February 3, 2020 1:29 am0 comments
Canada urged to act against China’s attacks on free speech in universities

(TibetanReview.net, Feb02’20) – An MP from the Conservative Party has called for Chinese diplomats who encourage foreign students to attack freedom of speech in Canadian locations to be removed from their official position, reported themediatimes.com Feb 1. He has particularly mentioned the case of a Tibetan woman named Chemi Lhamo, […]

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Beijing-tied student group banned from Canada’s McMaster University

October 5, 2019 5:10 pm0 comments
Beijing-tied student group banned from Canada’s McMaster University

(TibetanReview.net, Oct05’19) – After Confucius Institutes, it could be the turn of the Chinese Students and Scholars Associations (CSSA) to face backlash from university bodies and even governments for carrying out the Chinese government’s censorship and political campaigns on the campuses of Western countries. A student union at Canada’s McMaster […]

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Interpol junks China’s ‘red notice’ against dissident apex court judge as politically motivated

August 27, 2019 1:19 am0 comments
Interpol junks China’s ‘red notice’ against dissident apex court judge as politically motivated

(TibetanReview.net, Aug24’19) – To China’s considerable embarrassment, the Interpol has taken the rare step of quashing its arrest warrant for a dissident Chinese apex court judge living in Toronto, Canada, saying the “red notice” was likely issued for political reasons and could undercut the organization’s neutral stance. China had requested […]

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Senate motion in Canada urges autonomy, rights support for Tibet

May 18, 2019 12:53 am0 comments
Senate motion in Canada urges autonomy, rights support for Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May17’19) – A Motion on Tibet was introduced in the Senate of the Canadian parliament on May 14, urging the government to support genuine autonomy for Tibet based on the Middle Way Approach of the exile Tibetan administration. Conservative Party Senator Thanh Hai Ngo who moved the motion has […]

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