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US Congress leaders, cities commemorate 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

March 12, 2018 3:12 am0 comments
US Congress leaders, cities commemorate 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2018) – Marking the 59th anniversary Mar 10, 2018 of the Tibetan National Uprising Day, Senator Patrick Leahy has introduced a resolution in the US Senate to commemorate the historic event while House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi has called for re-energised international efforts to ensure meaningful autonomy for […]

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Hundred rallied in Taipei to commemorate 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

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Hundred rallied in Taipei to commemorate 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2018) – Several hundred people took part in a rally in Taiwan’s capital Taipei to commemorate the 59th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising on Mar 10, reported newbloommag.net Mar 10. The rally was reported to have taken off from outside the Zhongxiao Fuxing Sogo and continued southeast […]

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20 Baltic State MPs support Tibet in joint statement on nation’s 59th uprising anniversary

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20 Baltic State MPs support Tibet in joint statement on nation’s 59th uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2018) – A total of 20 members of the national parliaments of the three Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have issued a joint statement, expressing support for the Tibetan people as the latter commemorated on Mar 10 the 59th anniversary of their national uprising against the […]

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Hundreds march in London on 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

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Hundreds march in London on 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2018) – Hundreds of people carrying Tibetan national flags and banners calling for an end to the Chinese occupation of Tibet and respect for Tibetan human rights staged a rally in London on Mar 10 to mark the 59th Tibetan National Uprising Day. The participants gathered and staged […]

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Nepal bars Tibetans from marking their 59th national uprising anniversary

March 11, 2018 6:57 am0 comments
Nepal bars Tibetans from marking their 59th national uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10, 2018) – Nepal has made it clear Mar 7 that it will not tolerate any “protests” or “public gathering” by Tibetans living in the country to mark the 59th anniversary on Mar 10 of their national Uprising in keeping with its vows to rein in their ‘anti-China’ activities. […]

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80 Tibetan youth activists held as they protested in front of Chinese embassy, New Delhi

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80 Tibetan youth activists held as they protested in front of Chinese embassy, New Delhi

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10, 2018) – Police in India’s capital New Delhi took into custody around 80 Tibetan activists after they staged a demonstration Mar 9 in front of the Chinese embassy. They were mostly students, all belonging to the Tibetan Youth Congress (TYH), which campaigns for regaining Tibet’s independence from Chinese […]

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China holds ‘wall of steel’ military drill in Lhasa ahead of 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

March 9, 2018 11:51 pm0 comments
China holds ‘wall of steel’ military drill in Lhasa ahead of 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09, 2018) – In the run up to the 59th anniversary on Mar 10 of the Tibetan National Uprising, China held a ‘wall of steel’ military drill in Tibet’s capital Lhasa on Mar 2. It was meant to intimidate and deter Tibetans from any thought about protesting on that […]

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English borough council hoists Tibetan flag in 19th annual Tibet uprising commemoration

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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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US city declares ‘Tibet Day’ to mark Tibetan national uprising day

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US city declares ‘Tibet Day’ to mark Tibetan national uprising day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09, 2018) – The City of Albany in northern California of USA has proclaimed Mar 10, 2018 as ‘Tibet Day’. The proclamation for this purpose was issued Mar 5 by Mayor Peggy McQuaid in honour of the 59th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising. The proclamation expresses concern on […]

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Tibet self-immolation reported ahead of 59th national uprising day

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Tibet self-immolation reported ahead of 59th national uprising day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09, 2018) – A Tibetan man in his early 40s has died after setting himself on fire in protest against Chinese rule in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) County of Sichuan Province on Mar 7. Tsekho Tukchak, a married man with two daughters, torched himself in the county’s Meuruma nomadic township […]

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