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Nepal’s Close Ties With China Weaken Tibetans’ Human Rights Protections: Report

Nepal’s close political ties with China have left Tibetan refugees in the Himalayan country uncertain of their status, vulnerable to abuses of their rights, and restricted in their freedoms of movement and expression, rights groups said this week.

Nepal, which shares a long border with Tibet, is home to at least 20,000 exiles who began arriving in 1959

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Interview: ‘By Forcing my Father to Call me, They’re Trying to Warn me to be Quiet’

Jewlan Shirmemet, a Uyghur who has lived in Turkey’s largest city Istanbul since 2008, had stayed silent about politics until around six months ago, when he began to speak out as part of a campaign to free his mother, Suriye Tursun, from arbitrary detention back home in China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR)

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Xinjiang Authorities Institute Mandarin-Only Instruction at Prominent Uyghur High School

Authorities have upended the curriculum at one of the most respected Uyghur high schools in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), replacing Uyghur language instruction with that of Mandarin Chinese, as part of what the Uyghur diaspora says is a campaign to eradicate their culture in the region.

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Tibetan Exile Leaders, World Lawmakers Call on China to Free Panchen Lama

Tibet’s India-based exile government and supporters in the United States called on Beijing on Monday to free Tibet’s second-best-known religious leader the Panchen Lama, who disappeared as a young boy into Chinese custody on 25 years ago on May 17 and is believed to be languishing under house arrest in an undisclosed location.

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厦门杏光家庭教会遭当局数百人强拆取缔

据美国民间宗教权益组织“对华援助协会”6月11日发布的消息,厦门杏光教会当天遭到公安及城管人员等数百人强拆。教会谴责当局,以黑社会手段打压教会。

当天上午9点左右,厦门公安、城管、消防队员及宗教局官员等上百人,在集美区杏林街道园博六里17号5楼破门而入,将桌椅等教会用品强行搬走,并设立封锁线

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在美国的维吾尔人说,中国在强迫采访中利用他们被拘留的家人

中国政府媒体在一系列单独的视频中显示,在美国的维吾尔人的那些在新疆的家人据称谴责他们被拘留是宣传,但是这些美国维吾尔社区成员对此表示怀疑。

这些维吾尔人说,他们的家人在消失多年后,现在正通过中国的社交媒体平台与他们接触,劝阻他们公开反对新疆地区的镇压行动。

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Tibetan Political Prisoner Dies at Home After Being Refused Medical Help

A former Tibetan political prisoner died at his home in China’s Sichuan province on Thursday after authorities repeatedly denied his requests to seek medical treatment for failing health resulting from harsh treatment in prison, Tibetan sources said.

Choekyi, who was also a monk, had served a four-year term

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Tibetan Father, Son Detained For Listening to Dalai Lama Teachings

An elderly Tibetan man and his son were detained in the Tibet Autonomous Region at the end of last year for listening to teachings by exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, RFA’s Tibetan service has learned.

Jampa Dorje, 75, and his son were taken into custody by Chinese police

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Police in China’s Chengdu Raid Online Easter Church Service

Police raided an online meeting of the church in a simultaneous operation targeting church deacons, ministers, volunteers and regular members in their homes Sichuan’s provincial capital Chengdu on Sunday.

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新疆集中营卫生条件差 维吾尔人担心有感染肺炎风险

旅土耳其维吾尔人西尔买买提.加吾兰(右)和艾力米努尔.玉素甫(左)的家人遭关押在新疆再教育营。两人1月30日疾呼国际社会关注拘留营中武汉肺炎的感染风险。

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Bill to Support Tibet Wins Strong Approval in US House of Representatives

A bill to strengthen U.S. policy in support of Tibet won strong approval Tuesday by the House of Representatives, a move a Tibetan representative called an “encouraging and

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美国众议院通过《西藏政策及支持法案》

美国众议院28日通过《西藏政策及支持法案》,以捍卫藏人宗教自由,保障西藏自治地位。

这项以392比22压倒性票数通过的法案规定,中共官员不得干涉未来包括达赖喇嘛在内的藏传佛教领袖转世

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