•   OFFSITE NEWS
    Chinese Crackdown Seals Off Ethnic Unrest
    January 30, 2012
     
    New York Times, January 28, 2012 By MICHAEL WINES CHENGDU, China — This regional metropolis is roughly 200 miles from the wave of protest by ethnic Tibetans that is sweeping the towering mountains More
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    Tibetans live in fear as China cracks down on protests
    January 30, 2012
     
    By Sebastien Blanc (AFP) CHENGDU, China — Sitting in a teahouse in Chengdu's Tibetan quarter, a nervous young monk spoke of how police arrests of innocent people were adding to the climate of fear More
  • Another Tibetan Shot Dead, Chinese Authorities Urged to Excercise Restraint
    January 27, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: A 20-year-old Tibetan has been reportedly shot dead and several Tibetans wounded after the Chinese police opened fire on Tibetan protesters in Ngaba in northeastern Tibet, More
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    Tibetan Exile Leader Calls for International Probe
    January 27, 2012
     
    Kurt Achin | VOA News, New DelhiThe elected leader of the Tibetan exile community based in India is calling for an international probe into this week's killing of Tibetan protesters by Chinese security forces. More
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    China losing media war over self-immolation
    January 26, 2012
     
    By Vishal Arora, Asia Times Online NEW DELHI - A series of 15 self-immolations by Tibetan monks since last March has thrown a harsh spotlight on China's Tibet policy. More
  •   STATEMENT
    Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans by the P. R. China’s government
    January 26, 2012
     
    As Chinese everywhere were celebrating the first couple of days of the Year of Dragon on January 23rd and 24th, 2012. More
  • Amnesty International Urged China to Stop Using Excessive Force in Tibet
    January 25, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA:  Amnesty International issued a strong statement yesterday, urging China to stop using excessive force in response to protests and allow independent monitors into areas of protests in Tibetan regions. More
  • United States Special Co-ordinator for Tibetan Issues Maria Otero’s Statement on Tibet
    January 25, 2012
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    As United States Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues, I am gravely concerned by reports of violence and continuing heightened tensions in Tibetan areas of China, including reports of security forces in Sichuan province opening fire on protesters, killing some and injuring others. More
  • Kalachakra Initiation in Bodh Gaya (India):  Returning Tibetan Pilgrims Face Harassment at the Nepal Border and Chinese Airport Customs.
    January 25, 2012
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    PRESS RELEASE 25 January 2012 Since January 10, the conclusion of the Kalachakra Initiation conferred by H.H. the Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya, India, thousands of Tibetans pilgrims from Tibet began their journey back home. More
  • Unrest in Tibetan Villages in Ganze Prefecture (Sichuan): Several Injured, 5 Shot Dead
    January 24, 2012
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    PRESS RELEASE 24 January,2012 On January 23rd, 2012, a large number of Tibetan civilians from several villages are reported to have demonstrated in Drakgo county in Karze prefecture (Sichuan province). More
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    Chinese forces shoot at Tibetan protesters
    January 24, 2012
     
    Financial Times By Kathrin Hille in Beijing and Jamil Anderlini in ShanghaiJanuary 23, 2012 5:50 pm At least one Tibetan man was shot dead and more than 30 others were injured when Chinese security forces were trying to suppress a protest on Monday More
  • Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile condemns police firing on Tibetans in Eastern Tibet
    January 23, 2012
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    23rd Janauary Press Statement According to a reliable source inside Tibet, the Chinese police fired on peaceful Tibetan demonstrators in Kham Dag-go District and killed a layman by name Yonten today around noon Chinese time. More
  • France Concerned by Self-immolations in Tibet
    January 21, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: France has expressed its concern and sadness over the upsurge of tragic self-immolations by young Tibetans in Tibet, calling on the Chinese government that dialogue is the only way to resolve the crisis in Tibet. More
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    China to again close Tibet during sensitive period
    January 20, 2012
     
    By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — For a fifth straight year, China plans to close Tibet to foreign travelers during a sensitive period starting in mid-February, travel agents said Thursday. More
  • Tibetans Returning to Tibet Stopped and Searched
    January 19, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Thousands of Tibetan devotees returning to Tibet after the Kalachakra initiations are being arbitrarily stopped and searched, reports coming from Tibet says. More
  • Tibetan Protester Kelsang Tragyaltsang Sentenced to 3 years in Prison
    January 19, 2012
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    DHARAMSHALA: Kelsang Tragyaltsang, also known as Gonkar, 42, have been sentenced to 3 years in prison by a local court in Mianyang area, Sichuan province after being detained for nine months, reports say. More
  • Tibetans protest Chinese Police’s refusal to release body of Self-Immolator -One Civilian shot dead
    January 14, 2012
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    According to latest reports from Tibet, another Tibetan self- immolated on January 14, 2012 in Ngaba county (Sichuan). More
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    China’s Tibetan Buddhists ‘in vicious cycle’
    January 13, 2012
     
    By Robert Saiget (AFP) – 2 hours agoBEIJING — China's Tibetan Buddhists are locked in a "vicious cycle" of radicalisation as an intensifying government crackdown spurs them to increasingly desperate acts of protest, rights groups say. More
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    More Monks Die by Fire in Protest of Beijing
    January 11, 2012
     
    New York TimesBy SHARON LaFRANIERE  January 9, 2012BEIJING — Three Tibetan monks in central China set themselves on fire this weekend, raising to 15 the number of suicides in the last year by Buddhist clergy members protesting aspects of Beijing’s rule in Tibet. More
  •   VIDEO
    Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay’s Message on the Occasion of Losar(English)
    January 24, 2013
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    With profound grief, I report that the number of Tibetans who have set themselves on fire to protest against repression in Tibet is now reaching 100. In 2012 alone, 83 Tibetans self-immolated, and twenty-eight of these occurred within the single month of November. Now in the new year of 2013, I am saddened to inform you that three Tibetans have set themselves on fire. View
  •   VIDEO
    THE BURNING QUESTION: Why are Tibetans Turning to Self-immolation?
    September 24, 2012
     
    The Burning Question: Why are Tibetans Turning to Self-immolation? View
  •   VIDEO
    Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay’s Press Conference
    July 29, 2012
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    Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay briefed to the press on current situation of self immolation in Tibet and answered the support of Karnataka State Govt. to the Tibetan settlements at Press Club of Bangalore on 29 July 2012. View
  •   VIDEO
    Video footage of Self-immolation in Tibet
    June 23, 2012
     
    Subtitle in English and Chinese. http://www.tibetonline.tv/Ngawang_Norphel.zip The following text is the transcript of an exchange between Ngawang Norphel (attempted to self-immolate on 20 June 2012) and the monk by his side. The person he refers to as 'Khedup' and 'Tenzin Khedup' is the other man who self-immolated with him and died on 20 June 2012. View
  •   VIDEO
    The Stream – Tibetan PM speaks out after self-immolations
    March 12, 2012
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    Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay discusses the growing crisis in his country. Guests: Lobsang Sangay Thumbnail: REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma courtesy: The Stream ( http://www.youtube. View
  •   VIDEO
    Day-long Hunger Strike on first day of Tibetan New Year Feb. 22, 2012
    February 26, 2012
     
    Statement of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile (TPiE) on the occasion of the  day-long Hunger Strike by its Members and the public on the first day of the Water-Dragon Tibetan New Year on 22nd February, 2012 at the Theckchen Choling, Main Temple, Dharamsala. View
  •   VIDEO
    Tibetan’s fierce objection to unjust and repressive rule by China (Version2)
    February 8, 2012
     
    Major Tibetan protests against the Chinese occupation of Tibet: 1959, 1987, 1988, 1989 and 2008 to the present. The following video illustrates the ongoing cycle of repression in Tibet and the Chinese authorities' harsh response to hundreds of demonstrations that have occurred across the Tibetan plateau. View
  •   VIDEO
    English: Open Letter to Mr. Hu Jintao From Tibetan Parliament in Exile
    January 27, 2012
     
    HE Hu Jintao, President of China Your Excellency, On behalf of all the Tibetans inside and outside Tibet, the Tibetan Parliament in Exile wishes to express our deep anguish and concern at the prevailing critical situation inside Tibet. As a human being, we are sure you will very much understand why people resort to extreme measures such as self-immolation. View
  •   VIDEO
    English: Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans
    January 26, 2012
      Posted in Videos     
    Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans by the P. R. China's government As Chinese everywhere were celebrating the first couple of days of the Year of Dragon on January 23rd and 24th, 2012. View
  •   VIDEO
    Tibetan: Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans
    January 26, 2012
      Posted in Videos     
    Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans by the P. R. China's government As Chinese everywhere were celebrating the first couple of days of the Year of Dragon on January 23rd and 24th, 2012. View
  •   VIDEO
    English: Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay
    January 26, 2012
      Posted in Videos     
    Statement by Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the recent killings of Tibetans by the P. R. China's government As Chinese everywhere were celebrating the first couple of days of the Year of Dragon on January 23rd and 24th, 2012. View
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