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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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China’s pressure on Swiss cantonal gov’t against Tibetan flags move decried

April 18, 2020 1:41 am0 comments
China’s pressure on Swiss cantonal gov’t against Tibetan flags move decried

(TibetanReview.net, Apr17’20) – Pressured by China, the government of the French-speaking canton of Vaud in southwestern Switzerland had on Mar 9 told the 10 municipalities under its jurisdiction to abstain from raising the Tibetan flag on Mar 10, the 61st Tibetan national uprising day, reported swissinfo.ch Apr 16, citing a […]

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Tibetan flag flown at 1102 sited in Czech Republic on 61st uprising day

March 17, 2020 12:32 pm0 comments
Tibetan flag flown at 1102 sited in Czech Republic on 61st uprising day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar16’20) – The 61st Tibetan National Uprising Day was marked at more than a thousand venues across the Czech Republic on Mar 10, according to a report Mar 16 by the Tibet Bureau Geneva. The events were held at municipalities, schools and by civil society organizations. The highlight of […]

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Tibetan flag raised at over 2,000 Town Halls in Europe on 61st Uprising Day

March 14, 2020 4:24 am0 comments
Tibetan flag raised at over 2,000 Town Halls in Europe on 61st Uprising Day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar13’20) – The national flag of Tibet was raised by more than 2,000 municipal authorities across Europe at their Town Halls on Mar 10 to mark the 61st Tibetan Uprising Day, according to the Office of Tibet, Brussels, Mar 13. Commemoration events were held in cities and towns across […]

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British town mayor raises Tibetan flag in solidarity gesture

May 16, 2019 12:36 am0 comments
British town mayor raises Tibetan flag in solidarity gesture

(TibetanReview.net, May15’19) – The Tibetan flag was raised for the sixth year in a row in Nipponzan Myohoji Buddhist temple in Milton Keynes, a large town in Buckinghamshire located 50 miles northwest of London, on May 12, with this year’s event being dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the Dalai […]

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Tibetan flag raised first time at council chamber in Australia ahead of 60 uprising anniversary

March 10, 2019 1:01 am0 comments
Tibetan flag raised first time at council chamber in Australia ahead of 60 uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09’19) – The Tibetan national flag was raised outside Blue Mountains Council chambers at Katoomba, New South Wales, marking the first time it was done a local council chamber in Australia, reported bluemountainsgazette.com.au Mar 8. The purpose was to commemorate the 60th Tibetan national uprising day which falls on […]

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Australian city council to newly fly Tibetan flag on uprising anniversary

September 23, 2018 2:01 am0 comments
Australian city council to newly fly Tibetan flag on uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Sep22, 2018) – Come Mar 10, 2019, the 60th anniversary of the Tibetan Uprising Day, and the Tibetan national flag will newly fly high over a local government chambers in New South Wales, Australia. Councilors of the Blue Mountains Council unanimously voted at this week’s meeting to show support […]

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Denmark widens probe of police excesses on Tibet protesters during Chinese state visits

June 17, 2018 6:11 am0 comments
Denmark widens probe of police excesses on Tibet protesters during Chinese state visits

(TibetanReview.net, Jun16, 2018) – The Danish government has said Jun 14 that it will widen a Parliament-appointed probe to determine how police handled pro-Tibet protesters during a 2012 Chinese presidential visit to include all official visits from China over the past 23 years, reported the AP Jun 14. This followed […]

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Denmark to re-open commission to affix responsibility for squashing Tibet demonstration in 2012

June 10, 2018 2:47 am0 comments
Denmark to re-open commission to affix responsibility for squashing Tibet demonstration in 2012

(TibetanReview.net, Jun09, 2018) – Denmark’s justice minister, Søren Pape Poulsen, has been compelled to reopen a Tibet Commission to determine in light of new information those in the top echelons of government and police who issued illegal and unconstitutional orders to stop peaceful demonstrators waving Tibetan flags during a Chinese […]

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Nepal detained man for posing with Tibetan flag on Facebook

March 31, 2018 3:48 am0 comments
Nepal detained man for posing with Tibetan flag on Facebook

(TibetanReview.net, Mar30, 2018) – Police in Nepal’s capital kathmandu detained and threatened to deport earlier this month a Tibetan man for having posted on Facebook a photo of himself with a Tibetan national flag and writing to embassies in Kathmandu about human rights concerns in Tibet, said Washington-based International Campaign […]

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