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四川阿坝僧人仁青持真因煽动分裂国家罪被判处有期徒刑4年半

2019年7月17日是失踪班禅喇嘛更敦确吉尼玛的生日,当天他与海外朋友通话长达两个小时,全部通话内容被录音,成为当局拘捕他的理由之一。当局还以非法撰写和发表涉藏敏感文章为由关闭了他经营多年的博客。

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Belgium, Czech Republic Legislatures Pass Uyghur Genocide Declarations

The Belgian parliament on Tuesday recognized China’s treatment of Muslim Uyghurs in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) as crimes against humanity and warned of a “serious risk of genocide,” joining other governments and legislatures that have made similar designations.

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Uyghur Billionaire Jailed For 20 Years Over Charitable Donations

Iminjan Rahmitulla founder of a shopping mall and one of the founders of the famous Grand Bazaar in Kashgar (in Chinese, Kashi) city, was one of four ethnic Uyghur billionaires tried and sentenced in Atush (Atushi) in April.

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Concerns Grow Over Health of Jailed Protestant Pastor in Sichuan’s Chengdu

Wang Yi, who founded the church, was detained by police in Sichuan’s provincial capital Chengdu on Dec. 14, 2018 on suspicion of “incitement to subvert state power,” alongside dozens of church members in a raid that prompted an international outcry.

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Niece of Prominent Uyghur Scholar Confirmed to Have Died in Xinjiang Internment Camp

The niece of prominent Uyghur scholar and linguist-in-exile Abduweli Ayup has been confirmed to have died while being investigated by state security police in Kashgar (in Chinese, Kashi) Prefecture in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), according to official sources.

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Death of a Colonel: Falun Gong Military Man Dies of “Natural Causes” in Detention

High-profile prisoner of conscience Gong Piqi allegedly died of a “sudden brain hemorrhage,” but his body had telltale signs of torture.

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Police in China’s Chengdu Detain Children in Early Rain Church Raid

Authorities in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan have made another raid on the Early Rain Covenant Church in the provincial capital, Chengdu。

Seven church members and 12 children were taken away by police following a raid on a study session run by the church at around 10.30 a.m. local time on Wednesday.

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Tibetan Monk Dies After Beatings, Torture in Chinese Prison

A 19 year-old Tibetan monk has died of injuries sustained from beatings and torture in a Chinese prison in Sichuan’s Kardze prefecture after being released in a comatose state by his jailers, Tibetan sources say.

Tenzin Nyima, also called Tamey, was detained in August 2020 after distributing

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News of Tibetan Self-Immolation Protest Surfaces After Five-Year Delay

News of a Tibetan self-immolation protest in 2015 has surfaced after going unreported for five years, the Dharamsala, India-based Tibetan exile government the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) said this week, citing unnamed sources in Tibet.

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藏语倡导者扎西文色获释 国际促中国尊重人权

服刑已满五年的藏族政治犯、藏语文化倡导者扎西文色近日刑满出狱,此前他长期为藏语教育发声,因公开表达对当局压制藏语教学的政策表示不满而被判刑。国际社会纷纷表示对扎西文色的支持,呼吁中共当局停止打压藏人及藏族文化,尊重藏人权利。

藏语文化倡导者扎西文色(Tashi Wangchuk)在服刑五年后于1月28日出狱

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Tibet’s Dalai Lama Affirms Plan to Live a Long Life

Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama declared his intention on Thursday to live a long life, citing an eighteenth-century prophecy that he could live to the age of 113.

Speaking in Dharamsala, India—where he has lived since fleeing his homeland in a failed 1959 national uprising against

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Tibetan Jailed For Celebrating Dalai Lama’s Birthday Released After Serving Five-Year Term

A Tibetan political prisoner jailed by China for five years for celebrating the 80th birthday of the Dalai Lama was released this month after serving his full term in prison, Tibetan sources said.

Ajaja, formerly a monk at Kirti monastery in Sichuan’s Ngaba (in Chinese, Aba) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, was released on Dec. 10 and

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