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China throwing out thousands of Qinghai Tibetans from their ancestral land for national park

September 10, 2020 11:11 pm0 comments
China throwing out thousands of Qinghai Tibetans from their ancestral land for national park

(TibetanReview.net, Sep10’20) – Thousands of Tibetan farmers and nomads are being forced out by the Chinese government from their ancestral land in Themchen (Chinese: Tianjin) County of Tsonub (Haixi) Prefecture, Qinghai Province, under a plan to turn their hometown area into a 50,200 square kilometre Mount Qilian National Park. The […]

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China developing Himalayan areas to resettle Tibetans to strengthen border security

August 12, 2020 11:30 pm0 comments
China developing Himalayan areas to resettle Tibetans to strengthen border security

(TibetanReview.net, Aug12’20) – China says it is stepping up efforts to relocate Tibetans to the border with India and Bhutan and developing infrastructure there to boost both national security and quality of life, reported China’s party mouthpiece globaltimes.cn Aug 11, citing residents and officials. It has called the resettlement voluntary, […]

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Tibet’s rights against China’s might

July 25, 2020 9:34 pm0 comments
Tibet’s rights against China’s might

Whatever the legal status of Tibet might have been under international law, Tibet around the turn of the 20th century and thereafter abjectly lacked the power to enforce its claim of independence against a territorially assertive China, whether in the waning years of the Qing dynasty, or during the Kuomintang […]

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China hopes to win Hong Kong people’s loyalty by means of patriotism education

July 19, 2020 11:26 pm0 comments
China hopes to win Hong Kong people’s loyalty by means of patriotism education

(TibetanReview.net, Jul19’20) – Although it was more than anything else the fear of torture and lengthy jail terms which has been the main preventive factor, China feels that its patriotism education had enabled it to ensure peace and stability in the country as well as in territories like Tibet and […]

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China jails two Tibetans for song in praise of Dalai Lama

July 17, 2020 12:07 am0 comments
China jails two Tibetans for song in praise of Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Jul16’20) – China has jailed in early July a Tibetan lyricist and a Tibetan singer in Qinghai Province for alleged “subversion” and “leaking state secrets,” said Washington-based International Campaign for Tibet Jul 15. A woman was also held for posting the song online but release later on. Lyricist Khadro […]

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Exemplary Chinese sentences for 10 Tibetans who demanded compensation for land seized for slaughterhouse

July 16, 2020 11:40 pm0 comments
Exemplary Chinese sentences for 10 Tibetans who demanded compensation for land seized for slaughterhouse

(TibetanReview.net, Jul18’20) – China has imposes exemplary punishment on 10 Tibetans, including two Buddhist monks, who had tried to block the construction of a slaughterhouse on land confiscated from local residents in Sangchu (Chinese: Xiahe) County of Gansu Province, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Jul 15. The protesters had […]

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China blocking Tibetan exiles with contact in Tibet from WeChat

June 14, 2020 12:20 am0 comments
China blocking Tibetan exiles with contact in Tibet from WeChat

(TibetanReview.net, Jun13’20) – May be activists do not need to urge exile Tibetans to boycott WeChat, a popular Chinese digital communication tool, because Beijing is said to be doing just that the other way: blocking them from the App to prevent them from contacting friends and family in Tibet. Monks […]

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Lama reportedly apologized to Dalai Lama after assailing the latter for giving empowerments online

June 1, 2020 11:48 pm0 comments
Lama reportedly apologized to Dalai Lama after assailing the latter for giving empowerments online

(TibetanReview.net, Jun01’20) – Tulku Orgyen Tobgyal is reported to have apologized to the Dalai Lama after he made a scathing criticism of the latter for giving religious empowerments over the internet, calling them degeneration of the Buddha Dharma and the destruction of the religion. It earned him severe rebuke from […]

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US House Bill seeks to recognize independence of ‘Tibet Autonomous Region’

May 26, 2020 11:11 pm0 comments
US House Bill seeks to recognize independence of ‘Tibet Autonomous Region’

(TibetanReview.net, May26’20) – The story of China’s annexation of Tibet at the turn of the second half of the last century is far from closed and to make a point of it a bill has again been introduced in the US House of Representatives on May 19. Introduced by Representative […]

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China reopening all temples in Lhasa as peak tourism season underway

May 21, 2020 5:47 am0 comments
China reopening all temples in Lhasa as peak tourism season underway

(TibetanReview.net, May20’20) – As the peak tourism season (May-Oct) in Tibet gets underway, China is gradually reopening all temples in towns and city proper except the Jokhang Temple of Tibet’s capital Lhasa starting May 20. After the reopening, all local temples will not hold clustered religious activities attended by Buddhist […]

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