Geneva — UN human rights experts have strongly condemned a five-year jail sentence handed to Mr Tashi Wangchuk, a Tibetan language rights advocate by a Chinese court for his work promoting cultural and linguistic rights of the Tibetan people.
Washington, DC — The State Department released its annual report on international religious freedom on May 29, 2018. The 2017 report to US Congress highlighted China’s continued denial of religious freedom in Tibet and the growing interference by government bodies and Chinese administrative authorities in the daily religious practices of Tibetan Buddhist monasteries and nunneries.
Paris, France — The International Information Tibet Group in the French senate condemned China’s sentencing of the Tibetan language rights advocate with a five year imprisonment over on politically motivated charges of ‘inciting separatism’ after he publicly sought to realise his right to Tibetan language education in occupied Tibet.
Dharamshala, India —Speaking to a group of Vietnamese devotees, including business leaders, artists, intellectuals and members of youth delegations for a second time, His Holiness the Dalai Lama said "Everybody has an equal right to be happy", even the 7 billion human beings alive today can be categorized into three groups that includes non-believers.