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Interesting articles around the web.

  • Tibet to invest over $563m to protect its environment

    The government of the Tibet autonomous region plans to invest more than 3.5 billion yuan ($563 million) in 2013, 10.5 percent more than last year, in environmental protection. ...

  • Self-immolations in Tibetan region expose Dalai Lama’s political aims

    Since last year, there has been a constant stream of cases of young Tibetans in the Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Southwest China's Sichuan Province, dying after setting themselves on fire. ...

  • Commentary: Soldiers should prepare for war

    As tensions flare up between between China and Japan, China’s has asked its military — People’s Liberation Army — to prepare to fight a winning battle. ...

  • Our Views: New round of repression

    The resentment of Tibet's people against Chinese Communist oppression is being demonstrated anew by a series of protesters who have set fire to themselves over the last few years. ...

  • China dissatisfied with British human rights accusation

    A Foreign Ministry spokeswoman on Wednesday voiced strong dissatisfaction with a statement made by British Foreign Office Minister Hugo Swire on Monday. ...

  • Behind sacked chief’s issue: ties between exile leader and RFA’s female boss

    Reported in an article named "Free RFA" on Phayul 4 December, the Tibetan government-in-exile, or the Central Tibetan Administration, is using the influence of the Dalai Lama as bait to manipulate Libby Liu, the boss of Radio Free Asia. ...

  • Tibet is burning

    On 19 February, an 18-year-old named Nangdrol set himself on fire. In a note left behind, referring to China's ethnic Han majority as "devils," he wrote, "It is impossible to live under their evil law, impossible to bear this torture that leaves no scars." ...

  • Dalai Lama works against peace and Buddhism

    The Dalai Lama was initially silent about the self-immolations by Tibetans, but later he let spread the notion that there was nothing in Buddhism that forbades suicide and the self-immolators should be considered "brave heroes". ...

  • ‘2013–Tibet Independence Year’ just a fantasy

    The Dalai clique is planning a series of Tibetan separatist activities in the name of celebrating the anniversary of the Dalai Lama's winning of the Nobel Peace Prize on 10 December. ...

  • Inciting self-immolations violates human rights

    With International Human Rights Day being observed globally on Monday, a sad but clear fact should be noted: the Dalai Lama clique have severely violated human rights by inciting self-immolations in China's ethnic Tibetan areas. ...