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“The Importance of Protecting the Environment of Tibet and the Himalayas” @tibetsociety @karmapa http://www.tibetsociety.com/

“The Importance of Protecting the Environment of Tibet and the Himalayas” http://www.tibetsociety.com/ A Special Talk by His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa at Royal Asiatic Society, London on 23 May 2017. At the invitation of Tibet Society, His Holiness the … Continue reading

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Third Pole National Park: China accused of ‘Highland Clearances’ with #Tibet park UNESCO bid

CHINA has been accused of launching a campaign similar to the Highland Clearances, with plans to turn Tibet into one of the world’s biggest national parks. The plans, which have been submitted to UNESCO, would mean great swathes of the … Continue reading

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China deploys new tank Xinqingtan, in Tibet, near India border 

China People’s Liberation Army Ground Force accelerates military build-up in Tibet #LAC India Continue reading

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Tibet & middle-way? @Heritage Lobsang Sangay, Tibet’s Prime Minister on China & Tibetan People

What is the future of the middle way approach? Tibet’s Prime Minister in Exile, One China Policy & The Tibetan People Continue reading

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My reincarnation can’t be born in place with no freedom: The Dalai Lama

My reincarnation can’t be born in place with no freedom: The Dalai Lama

Asked if a world without organised violence is possible, Dalai Lama replied, “theoretically, it is possible.” Continue reading

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Satellite photos at #Lhasa Airport in occupied #Tibet show #China ’s J-11 fighter jets. (Lhasa Gonggar Airport ལྷ་ས་གོང་དཀར་གནམ་གྲུ་ཐང་ 拉萨贡嘎机场 )

Satellite photos at #Lhasa Airport in occupied #Tibet show #China ’s J-11 fighter jets. Continue reading

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UK-China relations – no change, no apology

  What we are seeing in news reports about UK-China relations, initially published in Xinhua (the Chinese state-run news agency) and then taken up by The Telegraph, which ran a piece featured in its financial pages written by Liu Xiaming, … Continue reading

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Voices of Freedom

The following is the introductary speech to Voices of Freedom (a concert held in central London on 12 December 2012 to highlight cultural resistance in China and to mark Human Rights Da), given by Jessica Trevis, who works at Amnesty … Continue reading

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The speech David Cameron could have given at the United Nations

On reading David Cameron’s address to the UN General Assmbly about Syria and the Middle East (on 26 September) it occurred to us he could so easily have been talking about Tibet.  Wouldn’t it have been great had he given … Continue reading

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A referendum to end the crisis in Tibet

Allowing Tibetans in Tibet to choose their own destiny may be the only way to end the current crisis and political deadlock. The following article, by Tsering Passang, first appeared on the Open Democracy website on 30 August 2012. Tsering … Continue reading

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