Post Tagged with: "Human Rights Watch"

REPORT: China using anti-crime campaign to silence peaceful rights activists in Tibet

May 16, 2020 10:27 pm0 comments
REPORT: China using anti-crime campaign to silence peaceful rights activists in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May16’20) – Authorities in Chinese ruled Tibet are using a national anti-crime campaign to crack down on peaceful expression by Tibetans and to criminally prosecuted activists defending Tibetan culture and environment as well as critics of official corruption and those suspected of being supporters of the Dalai Lama, said […]

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China criticized for criminalizing Tibetan advocacy of their native tongue, Sinicizing education

April 17, 2020 2:36 am0 comments
China criticized for criminalizing Tibetan advocacy of their native tongue, Sinicizing education

(TibetanReview.net, Apr16’20) – In the name of bilingual education, China is increasingly replacing Tibetan with Mandarin Chinese as the language of instruction in schools in Tibet while Tibetans advocating the preservation of their linguistic culture are being punished for committing “political crime”, said New York-based Human Rights Watch in a […]

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Rights group condemns China for denying mother-tongue education to Tibetan Children

March 6, 2020 12:31 am0 comments
Rights group condemns China for denying mother-tongue education to Tibetan Children

(TibetanReview.net, Mar05’20) – New York-based international human rights organization Human Rights Watch has on Mar 5 accused China of implementing a policy to accelerate the demise of Tibetan-medium instruction in primary schools in Tibetan areas in the name of providing “bilingual education”. The policy, carried out over the past decade […]

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REPORT: Tibet situation marked by continued rights restrictions as China extended repression worldwide

January 17, 2020 11:11 am0 comments
REPORT: Tibet situation marked by continued rights restrictions as China extended repression worldwide

(TibetanReview.net, Jan16’20) – Calling the Chinese government a threat to human rights around the world, New York-based Human Rights Watch has on Jan 14 said the situation in the case of Tibet was marked by continued “severe restrictions on religious freedom, speech, movement, and assembly” of Tibetans. Releasing its 652-page […]

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China subverted top UN rights body, arm-twisting client-states into praising it

April 4, 2019 11:50 pm0 comments
China subverted top UN rights body, arm-twisting client-states into praising it

(TibetanReview.net, Apr04’19) – China has been denounced by diplomats and activists alike on Apr 1 for its brazen move to subvert the work of the UN’s top human rights body during its Mar 2019 session in Geneva, reported the AFP Apr 2. This included intense lobbying, pressure and even threats […]

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Tibet’s Religious scholars co-opted as party-state propagandists in ‘Sinicization of religion’ move

November 3, 2018 6:13 am0 comments
Tibet’s Religious scholars co-opted as party-state propagandists in ‘Sinicization of religion’ move

(TibetanReview.net, Nov02, 2018) – In a most invasive Sinicization of religion, China has co-opted Tibetan Buddhist monks and nuns with accomplished records in religious studies as Chinese communist Party propagandists tasked to educate fellow-monks and nuns to compel them to be loyal subjects of the party-state. A recent official Global […]

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China’s anti-organized crime campaign targets Tibet’s traditional institutions and social initiatives

July 31, 2018 5:44 pm0 comments
China’s anti-organized crime campaign targets Tibet’s traditional institutions and social initiatives

(TibetanReview.net, Jul31, 2018) – China is employing its nationwide campaign against organized crime in Tibet to specifically target suspected political dissidents, even suppressing civil society initiatives and traditions, said New York-based Human Rights Watch in a 101-page new report released Jul 30. The report, “‘Illegal Organizations’: China’s Crackdown on Tibetan […]

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Chinese cadres invite themselves to Uyghur homes in new stability campaign

May 16, 2018 10:43 pm0 comments
Chinese cadres invite themselves to Uyghur homes in new stability campaign

(TibetanReview.net, May15, 2018) – The local Chinese party-government in Xinjiang have implemented since early 2018 a most highly intrusive and perverse campaign called “home stays”, requiring Uyghur Muslim families to host five days every two months party cadres who in return would investigate, indoctrinate and report on them to ensure […]

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