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US demand to see proof of China’s Panchen Lama claim

May 23, 2020 1:36 am0 comments
US demand to see proof of China’s Panchen Lama claim

(TibetanReview.net, May22’20) – Following China’s suggestion May 19 that the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima was not only alive but had now also passed the college entrance examination and had a job, the United States has on May 21 asked to meet with him to see the situation for […]

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China’s bald claims about 11th Panchen Lama’s situation dismissed as unverified

May 21, 2020 5:43 am0 comments
China’s bald claims about 11th Panchen Lama’s situation dismissed as unverified

(TibetanReview.net, May20’20) – China said May 19 that the now 31-year-old Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, who has remained disappeared ever since it took him away as a six-year-old in 1995 after the Dalai Lama recognized him as the 11th Panchen Lama, has now passed the college entrance examination and has a […]

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Lawmakers in Italy, Estonia, and Germany urge China to release Tibetan religious leader it abducted 25 years ago

May 16, 2020 10:30 pm0 comments
Lawmakers in Italy, Estonia, and Germany urge China to release Tibetan religious leader it abducted 25 years ago

(TibetanReview.net, May16’20) – Ahead of the culmination on May 17 of an exile Tibetan campaign to bring international pressure on China to reveal the whereabouts and seek the release of the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, members of parliament in Italy, Estonia and Germany have extended their solidary with […]

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United States, 16Czech MPs ask China to account for, release top Tibetan religious figure

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United States, 16Czech MPs ask China to account for, release top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, May15’20) – Sixteen members of the Czech Parliament have on May 14 called for immediate release of the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Niyma and other Tibetan political prisoners ahead of the completion of 25 years since the Chinese government abducted him with his family on May 17, 1995. […]

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UK MP adds voice to Panchen Lama release call

May 12, 2020 2:08 am0 comments
UK MP adds voice to Panchen Lama release call

(TibetanReview.net, May11’20) – Timothy Paul Loughton, Member of British Parliament from the ruling Conservative Party, has issued a video call, calling on the Chinese government to immediately release Tibet’s 11th Panchen Lama Gendun Choekyi Nyima ahead of Tibetans marking the 25th anniversary of his abduction by it in 1995 at […]

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Joint petition asks UN to press China to release 25-year disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

May 9, 2020 10:46 am0 comments
Joint petition asks UN to press China to release 25-year disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, May08’20) – A total of 159 organizations have urged the United Nations to press a stone-cold-hearted China to forthwith release the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, whom it had rendered disappeared with his family since May 17, 1995. The occasion was the […]

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Draft motion in Scottish Parliament urges UK to act on China’s 25-year abduction of top Tibetan religious figure

May 3, 2020 12:17 pm0 comments
Draft motion in Scottish Parliament urges UK to act on China’s 25-year abduction of top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, May02’20) – A draft motion was tabled in the Scottish Parliament on Apr 23, seeking information on China’s disappearance 25 years ago of Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, and seeking his release. A separate letter asks UK’s Foreign Secretary to raise […]

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China targeted for 25-year disappearance of top Tibetan religious figure

April 26, 2020 3:25 am0 comments
China targeted for 25-year disappearance of top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, Apr25’20) – The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has on Apr 24 reiterated its call on China to release Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, one of its Religious Prisoners of Conscience, on the eve of what would be his 31st birthday. On the same day, 32 members of […]

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