Tag Archives: Human Rights

  • Tibetan language campaigner faces up to 15 years in jail

    A Tibetan language advocate is to be tried in a Chinese court for “inciting separatism,” a charge carrying a maximum sentence of 15 years in prison, his lawyer has said. ...

  • Dhondup Wangchen free, joins family in US

    Former Tibetan political prisoner Dhondup Wangchen has escaped to freedom in the US, and has joined his wife and four children in San Francisco. ...

  • Footage shows ‘monk setting himself on fire’ in protest

    Horrifying footage allegedly showing a monk setting himself on fire in protest over China's domination of Tibet has gone viral on social media. ...

  • Beijing slams US for sanctioning Chinese official for abuses

    China said Friday that it strongly opposes the Trump administration's decision to sanction a former Beijing police official for his role in the death of a human rights campaigner. ...

  • Massive ‘Solidarity for Tibet’ rally held in New York

    On the International Human Rights Day, around 5000 Tibetans in North America observed the day by rallying for 'Solidarity With Tibet Rally For Peace and Nonviolence' in New York City. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Applaud Myanmar and Bangladesh for accord on Rohingya refugees

    Bangladesh and Myanmar have exhibited extraordinary qualities of wisdom and understanding in reaching an accord for peaceful repatriation of the Rohingya refugees, ...

  • Monk dies in self-immolation protest against China

    A monk named Tenga, 63, took the extreme step of self-immolation on Sunday in Kardze, Tibet. He called for freedom in Tibet as he was consumed by flames. ...

  • Five years of Xi Jinping: Tibet remains a giant open-air prison

    Under Xi the policy has been to suffocate Tibet by massively ramping up security and surveillance while cutting it off from the wider world. ...

  • Remembering a true son of Tibet – Tashi Namgyal

    What my brother wanted to demonstrate by sacrificing his own life is — to appeal the the world and to the UN to help our people and support our struggle. ...

  • US, China success benefits whole world

    The US and China each have a strong stake in the other's success. And when we succeed, the whole world benefits. ...