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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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Hundreds protest as draconian China national security law for Hong Kong comes into force

July 1, 2020 10:01 pm0 comments
Hundreds protest as draconian China national security law for Hong Kong comes into force

(TibetanReview.net, Jul01’20) – Hundreds of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Jul 1, the 23rd anniversary of the city’s handover to China from Britain and on which China’s highly controversial national security law for Hong Kong came into force. In Causeway Bay, police raised a new flag […]

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China faces collective rebuke from nearly 50 UN experts for its rights record

June 27, 2020 11:33 pm0 comments
China faces collective rebuke from nearly 50 UN experts for its rights record

(TibetanReview.net, Jun27’20) – An unusually large number of UN independent experts, numbering nearly 50, have on Jun 26 expressed alarm at the level of repression of “fundamental freedoms” by the Chinese Government and urged it to “abide by its international legal obligations” while also calling for renewed attention to the […]

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Retired Chinese football star also called for genuine autonomy for Taiwan, Hong Kong, & Tibet on Tiananmen Square massacre anniversary

June 7, 2020 10:47 pm0 comments
Retired Chinese football star also called for genuine autonomy for Taiwan, Hong Kong, & Tibet on Tiananmen Square massacre anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Jun07’20) – Retired Chinese football star Hao Haidong had not only called for the ouster of the Communist party dictatorship in his country but also demanded genuine autonomy for Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Tibet in his two separate YouTube messages on the 31st anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, […]

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Thousands in Hong Kong defied ban to mark 31st Tiananmen Square massacre anniversary

June 5, 2020 10:11 pm0 comments
Thousands in Hong Kong defied ban to mark 31st Tiananmen Square massacre anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Jun05’20) – Despite a Covid-19 ban on mass gatherings, thousands of people flooded Hong Kong’s Victoria Park on Jun 4 night for the annual candlelight vigil to mark the anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown. The show of defiance came on a politically charged day as the legislature […]

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Australian student to take university to court for suspending him for Hong Kong, Tibet activism

June 2, 2020 12:14 am0 comments
Australian student to take university to court for suspending him for Hong Kong, Tibet activism

(TibetanReview.net, Jun01’20) – A student who has been suspended by the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia, for two years for misconduct because of his activism in support of support of Hong Kong and Tibet has said he will file an appeal to the Supreme Court. The suspension of philosophy […]

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Global Tibet movement expresses solidarity with Hong Kong people over China’s national security legislation move

May 27, 2020 11:16 pm0 comments
Global Tibet movement expresses solidarity with Hong Kong people over China’s national security legislation move

(TibetanReview.net, May27’20) – Members of the International Tibet Network, a coalition of 170 Tibet-related campaign organisations, have on May 25 expressed solidarity with the people of Hong Kong “as they confront an imminent threat to their freedoms and autonomy with the imposition of a new draconian national security legislation”. The […]

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Teargas fired, 100’s held, as 1000’s protest China’s proposed national security law for Hong Kong

May 25, 2020 11:26 pm0 comments
Teargas fired, 100’s held, as 1000’s protest China’s proposed national security law for Hong Kong

(TibetanReview.net, May25’20) – Police in Hong Kong have arrested hundreds of people on May 24 after thousands took to the streets to protest against a resolution for a national security law for the special administrative region was introduced in the ongoing session of the Chinese National People’s Congress in Beijing. […]

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China globally condemned for trampling on Hong Kong handover deal

May 24, 2020 10:40 pm0 comments
China globally condemned for trampling on Hong Kong handover deal

(TibetanReview.net, May24’20) – More than 200 parliamentarians and policymakers from 23 countries have issued a joint statement, condemning Beijing’s move to introduce a national security law for Hong Kong and calling for governments to raise a voice against it, reported scmp.com and others May 24.China’s foreign ministry office in Hong […]

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Twitter, Facebook suspend accounts spreading Beijing-backed disinformation on Hong Kong protests

August 27, 2019 12:53 am0 comments
Twitter, Facebook suspend accounts spreading Beijing-backed disinformation on Hong Kong protests

(TibetanReview.net, Aug21’19) – The two top online social media giants in the free world, Twitter and Facebook, have announced Aug 19 the suspension of hundreds of accounts for engaging in Chinese state-backed disinformation campaign against the ongoing massive democracy protests in the special administrative region of Hong Kong. Twitter has […]

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