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China decries US sanctions on former Beijing top cop, but omission of bigger names disappoints rights groups

December 27, 2017 7:29 am0 comments
China decries US sanctions on former Beijing top cop, but omission of bigger names disappoints rights groups

(TibetanReview.net, Dec25, 2017) – China has expressed anger over the fact that the United States had on Dec 21 imposed sanctions on a former Beijing police chief, along with 51 other people and entities around the world for serious human rights violations and corruption. Human rights groups have welcomed the […]

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British archive confirms at least 10,000 killed in 1989 Tiananmen crackdown

December 26, 2017 5:39 am0 comments
British archive confirms at least 10,000 killed in 1989 Tiananmen crackdown

(TibetanReview.net, Dec24, 2017) – The number of unarmed democracy protesters killed by the Chinese People’s Liberation Army on the Tiananmen Square in the night between Jun 3 and 4, 1989 was at least 10,000, reported the AFP Dec 23, citing a newly released British secret diplomatic cable that gives gruesome […]

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China cancels its under-20 team’s German tour over Tibet flag displays

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China cancels its under-20 team’s German tour over Tibet flag displays

(TibetanReview.net, Dec24, 2017) – A month after suspending the tour, China has given up hope and decided to abandon a series of friendly matches for its under-20 national soccer team against fourth-tier clubs in Germany, seeing no hope for being able to prevent Tibetan flags from being displayed by spectators […]

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China retains record as world’s top jailer of journalists

December 23, 2017 12:10 am0 comments
China retains record as world’s top jailer of journalists

(TibetanReview.net, Dec22, 2017) – One unbeaten record China does not boast about is its position as the world’s top jailer of journalists. “China continues to be the world’s biggest prison for journalists and continues to improve its arsenal of measures for persecuting journalists and bloggers,” said Paris-based Reporters Without Borders […]

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China condemns ‘Dalai Lama’ app as splittist political move

December 21, 2017 12:01 am0 comments
China condemns ‘Dalai Lama’ app as splittist political move

(TibetanReview.net, Dec20, 2017) – Although the Dalai Lama launched an iPhone App just recently to enable his followers to keep track of his travels and teachings, China sees it as a conspiracy against it and has on Dec 17 condemned it as a China-splitting political activity. China’s party mouthpiece, the […]

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WEEKLY CARTOON

December 20, 2017 11:44 pm0 comments
WEEKLY CARTOON

Weekly Cartoon from Tendor

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US Senator’s welcoming of Tibet delegate from China seen as part of trade deal

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US Senator’s welcoming of Tibet delegate from China seen as part of trade deal

(TibetanReview.net, Dec20, 2017) – It now appears that US Senator Steve Daines hosted a Chinese National People’s Congress (NPC) delegation from Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) as a return of favour for a business deal for his state of Montana to export cattle products worth at least $200 million through the […]

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China denies school admission to Tibetan child due to father’s protest conviction

December 19, 2017 11:32 pm0 comments
China denies school admission to Tibetan child due to father’s protest conviction

(TibetanReview.net, Dec19, 2017) – China has denied school admission to a Tibetan child in Machu (Chinese: Maqu) County of Gansu Province because her father had been jailed for political activities. What is more, the father is still struggling for life in a hospital long after being released prematurely in 2013 […]

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China building up military capability near Doklam, including with winter dig-in

December 17, 2017 9:55 pm0 comments
China building up military capability near Doklam, including with winter dig-in

(TibetanReview.net, Dec17, 2017) – While suggesting that India treat its bilateral relations with it from long-term perspective with a global vision and asking it not to be bogged down by some specific bilateral issues, China has been busy building up its military forces near the Doklam plateau, the site of […]

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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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