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US imposes sanctions on China’s ‘state within state’, two of its officials, in Xinjiang

August 1, 2020 11:39 pm0 comments
US imposes sanctions on China’s ‘state within state’, two of its officials, in Xinjiang

(TibetanReview.net, Aug01’20) – The United States on Jul 31 imposed sanctions on a Chinese company and two officials related to the company for human rights abuses against Uighurs and other ethnic minority people in Xinjiang, reported Reuters Jul 31, citing the Treasury Department. Three weeks earlier, Washington imposed sanctions on […]

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US shrugs off China’s tit-for-tat Xinjiang sanctions

July 14, 2020 11:57 pm0 comments
US shrugs off China’s tit-for-tat Xinjiang sanctions

(TibetanReview.net, Jul14’20) – US lawmakers targeted by China with tit-for-tat sanctions over the latter’s Xinjiang repression have on Jul 13 responded with a mixture of ridicule and defiance, calling the punitive measures meaningless, reported the scmp.com Jul 14. And they have vowed to continue challenging Beijing over its human rights […]

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Politburo member among three senior officials sanctioned by US for Xinjiang atrocities

July 10, 2020 11:00 pm0 comments
Politburo member among three senior officials sanctioned by US for Xinjiang atrocities

(TibetanReview.net, Jul10’20) – After announcing on Jul 7 visa ban on Chinese officials responsible for keeping Tibet a no-entry zone for foreign visitors that especially included diplomats, journalists, and individual tourists, the United states has on Jul 9 announced sanctions on three named Chinese leaders for their role in the […]

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China announces visa ban on US individuals for Tibet-conduct, lies about its own unofficial ban

July 9, 2020 11:14 pm0 comments
China announces visa ban on US individuals for Tibet-conduct, lies about its own unofficial ban

(TibetanReview.net, Jul09’20) – China said Jul 8 that it had decided to impose visa restrictions on US individuals with what it called “egregious conducts” on Tibet-related issues. The presumably tit-for-tat ban, however, does not make sense because the US ban, announced just the other day, was in response to China’s […]

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US announces move to sanction China officials forbidding Tibet entry to foreigners

July 8, 2020 10:53 pm0 comments
US announces move to sanction China officials forbidding Tibet entry to foreigners

(TibetanReview.net, Jul08’20) – Acting under the mandate of the reciprocal access to Tibet Act (RATA) of 2018, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said Jul 7 that the Trump administration would impose visa restrictions on Chinese officials who block outsiders from visiting the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) and other […]

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US notifies withdrawal from WHO as new research estimates 249 million cases and 1.8 million deaths from Covid-19 by Mar-May 2021 without a vaccine

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US notifies withdrawal from WHO as new research estimates 249 million cases and 1.8 million deaths from Covid-19 by Mar-May 2021 without a vaccine

(TibetanReview.net, Jul08’20) – The United States has on Jul 7 formally notified the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres of its intention to withdraw from the World Health Organization (WHO), effective Jul 6, 2021, as the China-unleashed Covid-19 pandemic continues to tighten its grip on countries across the world with no […]

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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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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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US State Department’s annual rights report highlights pervasive abuses in Tibet

April 23, 2018 4:52 am0 comments
US State Department’s annual rights report highlights pervasive abuses in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Apr22, 2018) – The US State Department has, in its latest Human Rights Report, released on Apr 20, referred to the pervasiveness of the repression in Tibet under Chinese rule, including with high levels of deployments of the paramilitary People’s Armed Police. The report highlights a number of other […]

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