- Fri, 11/18/2011 - 11:00
Tibetans and their supporters are urging the Dutch government to take part in international efforts to free Tibet. They commemorated the Tibetan monks who recently set themselves on fire and held a hunger strike in front of the Parliament in The Hague on Wednesday.
- Tue, 11/01/2011 - 12:00
The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the imprisonment of two Tibetan writers, one of whom was sentenced after a year of detention without trial, according to reports.
- Fri, 10/28/2011 - 12:00
Acknowledging China's "growing international influence", Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama today pressed for "meaningful autonomy" for Tibet through bilateral resolution process to preserve its culture and religion.
- Wed, 10/26/2011 - 12:00
Nine suicides by young Buddhists in Sichuan province have unnerved the Chinese government and given momentum to the Tibetan movement.
- Tue, 10/25/2011 - 12:00
In recent months several Tibetan monks and nuns have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule in Tibet.
- Thu, 10/20/2011 - 12:00
Chinese security forces in large numbers have moved into Tibet’s regional capital Lhasa in an apparent bid to discourage local protests against rule by Beijing, according to sources in Tibet.
- Wed, 10/19/2011 - 12:00
China has again accused the Dalai Lama of encouraging people in ethnically Tibetan parts of China to commit suicide.
- Mon, 10/17/2011 - 12:00
A wave of self-immolation by young men in Tibet is a warning to China that pre-emptive oppression can lead to desperate acts
- Sun, 10/16/2011 - 12:00
A teenage former monk in Tibet has reportedly set himself on fire, the eighth self-immolation this year in what has become an increasingly restive region.
- Thu, 10/13/2011 - 12:00
A “dramatic increase in security expenditure” by the Chinese government in the Ngaba area of eastern Tibet has contributed to the ongoing “local discontent and unrest” says Human Rights Watch.