Dharamshala, India –Legislators from 15 countries, including the UK, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Ukraine, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, have called on their respective governments to investigate and suspend business activities with companies supplying the PRC government with biometric surveillance technology in the East Turkistan and Tibet.
Washington – Commissioners of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) and Tibetans demand answers from the US company (Thermo Fisher Scientific) about the supply chain related to China's mass collection of DNA in Tibet and the involvement of its products in human rights violations in Tibet.
Ottawa – Canadian MP Garnett Genuis introduced a motion on Tuesday entitled "Resumption of the Sino-Tibetan Dialogue". The motion was unanimously adopted by members of the Canadian House of Commons on December 14, 2022. It supports the resumption of the Sino-Tibetan dialogue and the restoration of freedom for Tibetans.
Dharamshala, India – His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibet, has congratulated Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu on his swearing-in as the 15th Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. His Holiness said, "I wish you every success in fulfilling the hopes and aspirations of the people of the state."
Geneva – Tibet Solidarity Movement group marked the 10th anniversary of the Tibet Solidarity Movement protest in Geneva, with 131 peaceful protests in 10 years since 2012. Aiming to urge the international community and the UN to take concerted action to protect the human rights of Tibetans in Tibet. They also asked the UNHCHR to urge China to end "colonial-style" boarding schools in Tibet.
Dharamshala, India – On the occasion of International Human Rights Day, Tibetans and activists from around the world held protests against China's violations of human rights in Tibet, raising slogans such as "Stop the torture in Tibet, stop taking Tibetan DNA, we demand human rights, UNO, we want justice".