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30october20091

Update on Dege Jodha County, Eastern Tibet protesters

Dharamshala: A source from Tibet said on 10-13 March 2009, inhabitants of four villages in the Upper Lhobo region of Dege Jodha county in Eastern Tibet let their livestock eat their crops as a form of peaceful demonstration against the violence enacted by the Chinese government throughout Tibet since the 10 March 2008 protests. A few neighboring villages also followed their example. Recently, the same four villages refused to accept tractors from the government, and some local young adults expressed their dissatisfaction with Chinese rule.
 

China Executes Four Tibetans Near Lhasa, Tibet

Dharamshala: Gu Chu Sum, the Tibetan ex-political prisoners' movement in Dharamsala, India, reports that four Tibetans were executed at 11am on Tuesday in Toelung county, near Lhasa, the Tibetan capital.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 October 2009 17:57
 
19october20093

Eight Tibetans arrested in Jodha County, Eastern Tibet

Dharamshala: An anonymous source reports that eight Tibetans have been arrested by the Chinese armed police in Jodha County, Degay area, Eastern Tibet. The arrests were made in response to farmers from the county refusing to sow crops, in protest against the Chinese government.
 
16october20092

Three Tibetans Arrested in Sogdzong County, eastern Tibet

A source from Tibet said on October 1st, three young Tibetan adults were arrested by Chinese police in Sogdzong County, eastern Tibet. Gyaltsen, aged 25, Nyima Wangchuk, 24, and Yeshe Namkha, 25 - all residents of Dara village - were taken to Nagchu county and have not been heard from since. Police have refused the arrestees' families any contact with them. Last Updated on Friday, 16 October 2009 17:26
 
13october20092

Heavy snowstorms pound Northwestern Tibet

Government news sources in Beijing report that for the past week Ngari region of northwestern Tibet (referred to as Ali by Chinese) has been pounded with heavy snowstorms resulting in approximately 30 cm of accumulation. Pulan County was hit hardest, with meter-thick drifts in places that disabled vital roads connecting townships. Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 October 2009 16:54
 
12october20093

Update: China Sentences Two Tibetan Social Activists

Dharamshala: Among the hundreds of Tibetans who were tortured and arbitrarily sentenced to jail for protesting the 50th anniversary of repressive Chinese rule in Tibet last year, two Tibetan social activists received harsh prison sentences of 14 to 15 years from the People's Court in Lhasa, according to information received by the Central Tibetan Administration. Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 October 2009 15:27
 

Tibetan Children's Village school marks 57th founding anniversary

Tibetan Children's Village school marks 57th founding anniversary

Dharamshala — The Upper Tibetan Children...

'American leader's thinking is wrong, sad': Tibetan leader in Manipur

'American leader's thinking is wrong, sad': Tibetan leader in Manipur

Dharamshala — "I usually consider Americ...

Tibetan govt. commences 5th meeting of Chinese liaison officers

Tibetan govt. commences 5th meeting of Chinese liaison officers

Dharamshala — The 5th annual meeting of ...

'Tibetan unity sends crucial message to China' Pres on D'sala anniversary

'Tibetan unity sends crucial message to China' Pres on D'sala anniversary

Dharamshala — “The unity of the three tr...

Tibetan Pres celebrates commonality with Tibetans of mixed heritage

Tibetan Pres celebrates commonality with Tibetans of mixed heritage

Dharamshala — "We should embrace our com...

Five-Fifty Forum commences on Tibetan issue, graced by His Holiness

Five-Fifty Forum commences on Tibetan issue, graced by His Holiness

Dharamshala —  “China tried to eliminate ...

One must know Tibet's political reality to understand Tibet: Ex-PM

One must know Tibet's political reality to understand Tibet: Ex-PM

Dharamshala — 'The issue of Tibet is mul...

Tibetan Nuns Project celebrates 30th anniversary, lauded by Pres

Tibetan Nuns Project celebrates 30th anniversary, lauded by Pres

Dharamshala — The Tibetan Nuns Project m...

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