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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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17.12.2012

Canada Concerned about Rash of Tibetan Self-Immolations

December 14, 2012 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “I am concerned about the escalating number of self-immolations in Tibetan areas of China and the increasingly punitive measures being taken i...
17.12.2012

State Department cites Tibet as example of US-EU "common strategic engagement"

13 December, 2012, International Campaign for Tibet A senior US official has cited Tibet as an issue where the United States and the European Union can partner on "common strategic engagement" in Asia.
14.12.2012

EU human rights strategy must include a Special Representative for Tibet: MEP

BRUSSELS, December 14, 2012: A member of Europe Parliament has called on the European Union to appoint a Special EU Representative on Tibet to reaffirm its strategy to support human rights and democracy.
12.12.2012

Swiss Parliamentarians assure continued support for Tibet

BERNE, 10 December: Kelsang Gyaltsen, Special Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama for Europe, met with members of the Swiss Parliamentary Group for Tibet in the capital of Berne. The meeting was co-organised by the Parliamentary G...
11.12.2012

Statement by US Senator Joseph Lieberman on Global Day of Action for Tibet

December 10, 2012 Tashi Delek, my friends. It is both a pleasure and an honor to send greetings to you from Washington, DC today, the Global Day of Action for Tibet. I regret that I cannot be with you in person this afternoon as you gather ...
10.12.2012

Issue of Human Rights Violations in Tibet Raised in Indian Parliament

DHARAMSHALA, December 10, 2012: BJP leader and former External Affairs Minister, Mr Yashwant Sinha, today raised in the Lok Sabha the issue of rights violations in Tibet.
10.12.2012

LETTER: We need to visit Tibet

December 04 2012 THIS is an open letter to the ambassador Tian Xuejun at the embassy of the People’s Republic of China in South Africa. I am writing this letter prompted by an article appearing in the December 1 edition of China Daily...
10.12.2012

Taiwanese lawmakers pass resolution to invite the Dalai Lama

DHARAMSHALA, December 6: Following Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affair’s recent decision to refuse a visa to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the country’s Internal Administration Committee on Thursday passed a resolution to invite the Tibetan ...
10.12.2012

US Government Urges Beijing to Hold Unconditional Dialogue with Tibetan leadership to Solve Tibet Problem

DHARAMSHALA, December 6, 2012: Expressing deep concern and sadness over the accelerating self-immolations by Tibetans inside Tibet, a top US government official on Thursday urged the China to address its policies in Tibet that are pushing T...
06.12.2012

Tutu to Dalai Lama: Come to my 90th birthday

Johannesburg – The Dalai Lama can expect another invitation to come to South Africa soon – from fellow Nobel laureate Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu. This, after a ruling by the Supreme Court of Appeal that the government acted unlawfull...