Dharamshala: Speaker Pema Jungney on behalf of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile extended his gratitude to Hon. Donald J. Trump, President of United States of America for signing the H.R. 1872 “The Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act” into law. Read the congratulatory letter here.
In the letter, Speaker expressed it a historic moment for Tibetans, especially for Tibetans inside Tibet whose voiceless voices have been heeded and he mentioned that it will send a strong message of hope to those who are still suffering under China’s repressive policies.
He also wrote “The United States has been among the pioneer countries in helping Tibetans to protect its unique culture and identity by welcoming His Holiness the Dalai Lama from 1979 followed by the adoption of The US Tibetan Resettlement Project in the 1990s, The Tibet Policy Act of 2002, the recent Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act”.
Reiterating the gratitude felt by the Tibetan people towards the United States of America for their support to the Tibetan issue, he thanked the President of United State for the support in taking strong measure against the Chinese government.
-Filed by Tibetan Parliamentary Secretariat