October 10, 2013 : Congressional-Executive Commission on China

Washington, DC—The bipartisan Congressional-Executive Commission on China has released its 2013 Annual Report on human rights and rule of law developments in China, which it is required to do by October 10 of each year.

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Tibetan Parliament express condolence at Mandela’s demise

DHARAMSHALA December 6, 2013 : The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile today expressed their heartfelt condolences to Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa and Mrs. Graca Mandela, wife of Nelson Mandela at Nelson Mandela’s demise on Thursday.
Nobel Prijs Laureaten de Dalai Lama en Nelson Mandela in Zuid Afrika in 1996

“We are deeply saddened at the demise of Mr. Nelson Mandela. He was not only a great leader of the people of South Africa but an iconic International figure of inspiration for peace, equality, justice and democracy,” said Khenpo Sonam Tenphel, deputy speaker of Tibetan Parliament today.

“For the struggling people of Tibet, Mr. Mandela will always remain a guiding light and a warm friend to our leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama- both Nobel Peace Laureates,” he added.

“We share with the people of your country the great grief of this irreparable loss. May his soul rest in eternal peace,” he said.