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China wants Tibetan Buddhism to help strengthen BRI in Central, south Asia, condemns Dalai Lama

October 20, 2018 1:30 am0 comments
China wants Tibetan Buddhism to help strengthen BRI in Central, south Asia, condemns Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Oct19, 2018) – China has organized a conference of Tibetan monks and scholars over Oct 16-17 in Qinghai Province to discuss ways in which Buddhism could better serve China’s Belt and Road initiative (BRI) and resist separatism. Guided by the core socialist values, the symposium aimed to encourage Tibetan […]

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India-China annual military drill to resume

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India-China annual military drill to resume

(TibetanReview.net, Oct19, 2018) – In an indication of continued warming of bilateral ties with its giant southern neighbor in a time of growing trade tension with the USA, China is to resume its symbolic ‘Hand in Hand’ annual bilateral military exercise with India in December, reported the PTI news agency […]

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India and China set to sign internal security cooperation pact

October 18, 2018 11:48 pm0 comments
India and China set to sign internal security cooperation pact

(TibetanReview.net, Oct18, 2018) – India and China are to start a new type of relations with the signing, for the first time, of an internal security cooperation agreement next week, reported the PTI news agency Oct 17, citing Indian officials. It was indicated that signing will take place during the […]

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China removes poverty tag from 85 more counties, many in Tibet

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China removes poverty tag from 85 more counties, many in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Oct18, 2018) – Given President Xi Jinping’s goal of eliminating poverty by the year 2020, China’s official chinadaily.com.cn Oct 17 cited Beijing as announcing Oct 17 that another 85 counties had been officially taken off the country’s list of impoverished areas. The announcement was made on Oct 17, China’s […]

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US annual rights report urges more pressure on China over Tibet issue

October 13, 2018 12:47 am0 comments
US annual rights report urges more pressure on China over Tibet issue

(TibetanReview.net, Oct12, 2018) – The Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) of the United States has on Oct 10 referred to the deteriorating human rights situation in Tibet, as in China, and called on lawmakers and the Trump Administration to push for reciprocal access to Tibet and renewed dialogue between China […]

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China gives legal veneer to its still indefensible mass incarceration camps in Xinjiang

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China gives legal veneer to its still indefensible mass incarceration camps in Xinjiang

(TibetanReview.net, Oct12, 2018) – Not that it mattered at all to the leadership in Beijing, but for the sake of formality, China has just made legal its more-than-a-year-old sprawling network of extra-legal ‘re-education camps’ incarcerating up to a million Uyghur and other ethnic Muslims in the Xinjiang region to make […]

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China investigates its Interpol chief for corruption, indicates lapse in loyalty to Xi leadership

October 9, 2018 10:09 pm0 comments
China investigates its Interpol chief for corruption, indicates lapse in loyalty to Xi leadership

(TibetanReview.net, Oct09, 2018) – Corruption cases involving top-level leaders in China are hardly ever about corruption alone and so it has turned out to be in the case of Mr Meng Hongwei, the missing Lyon-based Interpol chief whom China has confirmed is under detention for investigation. An Oct 8 statement […]

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China defends Hong Kong’s rejection of FT journalist’s visa for hosting independence supporter’s talk

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China defends Hong Kong’s rejection of FT journalist’s visa for hosting independence supporter’s talk

(TibetanReview.net, Oct09, 2018) – While the government of Hong Kong would not be forthcoming about its rejection of work visa renewal for the Asia news editor Victor Mallet of the UK’s Financial times newspaper, China’s official Global Times has piped in to explain Oct 7 that Mallet’s actions at the […]

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Swiss MPs fearful of seeking accountable rights dialogue with China?

October 8, 2018 1:52 am0 comments
Swiss MPs fearful of seeking accountable rights dialogue with China?

(TibetanReview.net, Oct07, 2018) – Switzerland has since 1991 been holding human rights dialogues with China. But no one knows what is exactly discussed and how this has been helpful in improving the patently horrendous situation in China. Barbara Gysi, a centre-left Social Democratic Party parliamentarian, being concerned, sought to introduce […]

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Qinghai cuts coal overcapacity by 2.1 million tonnes

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Qinghai cuts coal overcapacity by 2.1 million tonnes

(TibetanReview.net, Oct07, 2018) – The extent of China’s mining activities in Qinghai Province though enormous both in the types of minerals and the quantities thereof remains unknown. However, an indication of the extent of coal mining that has been going on there might be gauged to an extent from the […]

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