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China condemned at UN rights Council, UN General Assembly for severe rights violations

September 28, 2020 12:22 am0 comments
China condemned at UN rights Council, UN General Assembly for severe rights violations

(TibetanReview.net, Sep27’20) – An umbrella group speaking for hundreds of NGO’s from across the globe and envoys of several democratic countries have on Sep 26 expressed growing concerns over ongoing grave human rights violation in Xinjiang, Tibet, and Hong Kong and have called for an international mechanism to address the […]

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UN Rights experts reiterate concern over 25-year China-disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

August 5, 2020 11:08 pm0 comments
UN Rights experts reiterate concern over 25-year China-disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, Aug05’20) – The UN human rights system has, for the umpteenth time over the last more than 25 years, called on China to come clean on the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, whom it had disappeared in May 1995. Expressing concern over […]

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UN experts ask TikTok not to trash rights principles while undertaking content moderation

May 23, 2020 2:05 am0 comments
UN experts ask TikTok not to trash rights principles while undertaking content moderation

(TibetanReview.net, May22’20) – China’s use of its business companies to carry out the government’s political agenda came into sharp focus when the owner of the video-sharing platform TikTok was asked by UN human rights experts not to violate international human rights standards through censorship while undertaking the task of content […]

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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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Covid-19: Pandemic a threat to the whole of humanity – UN chief

March 27, 2020 2:37 am0 comments
Covid-19: Pandemic a threat to the whole of humanity – UN chief

(TibetanReview.net, Mar26’20) – As the number of people infected with the Covid-19 global pandemic touched 467,844 with 21,300 reported deaths as of Mar 26, while a total of 113,610 had recovered, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called it a threat to the whole of humanity, reported the scmp.com Mar […]

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US religious envoy asks UN stop to China’s meddling in Dalai Lama reincarnation

November 11, 2019 2:10 am0 comments
US religious envoy asks UN stop to China’s meddling in Dalai Lama reincarnation

(TibetanReview.net, Nov09’19) – The United States government is asking the United Nations to take up the Dalai Lama reincarnation issue in an intensified bid to stop China from imposing a fake reincarnation of Tibet’s exiled religious leader in future. Sam Brownback, the US ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, has made […]

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United Nations experts question China’s jailing of nine Tibetans for celebrating Dalai Lama’s birthday

July 21, 2019 1:21 pm0 comments
United Nations experts question China’s jailing of nine Tibetans for celebrating Dalai Lama’s birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul20’19) – Five UN independent experts have questioned China’s use of its anti-separatism law to suppress freedom of expression, religion, assembly and association and the cultural rights of the Tibetan people as they presented their reports during the ongoing session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. The […]

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China to be second largest contributor to UN budget

December 25, 2018 4:09 pm0 comments
China to be second largest contributor to UN budget

(TibetanReview.net, Dec25, 2018) – Because of its rapid economic growth and the size of its economy, China will become the second-largest monetary sponsor of the United Nations, behind only the US, under newly adopted contribution plans, reported asia.nikkei.com Dec 24. This is expected to further raise China’s influence in the […]

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China puts up sovereignty claim to snub new UN rights chief

September 12, 2018 10:38 pm0 comments
China puts up sovereignty claim to snub new UN rights chief

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12, 2018) – China has ‘welcomed’ the UN’s new human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet, by telling her to respect its sovereignty after she urged it to allow monitors into the restive far western region of Xinjiang and expressed concern about the situation there. Last month, a United Nations rights […]

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UN ask China to right its wrong Tibetan, Uyghur, and Mongol ethnic policy

September 1, 2018 10:47 pm0 comments
UN ask China to right its wrong Tibetan, Uyghur, and Mongol ethnic policy

(TibetanReview.net, Sep01, 2018) – Not impressed by China’s patently false and tall claims about its treatment of Tibetans, Uyghurs and Mongols while responding to questions on its report on the implementation of the United Nations convention on the elimination of racial discrimination, concerned experts in Geneva of the world body […]

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