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UK mayor regrets inability to fly Tibetan flag due to Covid-19 lockdown

April 25, 2020 1:41 am0 comments
UK mayor regrets inability to fly Tibetan flag due to Covid-19 lockdown

(TibetanReview.net, Apr24’20) – Outgoing mayor Sam Crooks of Milton Keynes city in Buckinghamshire, England, has expressed apology for not being able to raise the Tibetan flag this year to express as before the city’s solidarity with the people of the Asian country. “I wanted to say just how sorry I […]

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UK’s ruling party’s rights body seeks review of Confucius Institutes on university campuses

February 22, 2019 1:28 am0 comments
UK’s ruling party’s rights body seeks review of Confucius Institutes on university campuses

(TibetanReview.net, Feb21’19) – The human right commission of Britain’s ruling Conservative Party has called for a review of all agreements between British institutions and the Confucius Institutes run by a body under China’s Ministry of Education, reported the Mandarin Service of rfa.org Feb 19. It has said the institutes could […]

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Twenty-Five British MPs join campaign to urge Liverpool FC to terminate partnership with company selling Tibet’s glacial waters

April 22, 2018 2:16 am0 comments
Twenty-Five British MPs join campaign to urge Liverpool FC to terminate partnership with company selling Tibet’s glacial waters

(TibetanReview.net, Apr21, 2018) – A total of 25 members of the British Parliament have joined Tibet groups’ call on Liverpool FC to terminate its controversial sponsorship deal with a Hong Kong-registered Chinese water bottling company operating in Tibet. They have joined campaigners in calling for the club to reaffirm its […]

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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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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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