WEEKLY TIBET NEWS DIGEST 14 MARCH 2016

WEEKLY DIGEST 14 March 16 (Click here for pdf version)

INSIDE TIBET

  1. Tibetan Entrepreneur Has Been Illegally Detained, Family Says nytimes.com, 10 March 2016
  2.  Tibetan Monk Moved to Hospital Ahead of Release From Prison RFA, 09 March 2016
  3.  China warns Taiwan on Dalai Lama invite, vows to continue current Tibet policy Tibetan Review, 09 March 2016
  4.  China includes second railway line to Tibet in new five-year plan projects Tibetan Review, 06 March 2016
  5.  Tibetan Woman Detained in Ngaba Following Solo Protest RFA, 03 March 2016
  6.  Tibetan Self-Immolator’s Family ‘Pressured’ by Police RFA, 03 March 2016
  7. Tibetan Monk Burns to Death in Kardze Protest RFA, 01 March 2016

IN EXILE

  1. His Holiness the Dalai Lama Returns In Excellent Health Tibet.net, 13 March 2016
  2. Dalai Lama-stalking Buddhist protesters declare end to its campaign Tibetan Review, 13 March 2016
  3. China howls but Dalai Lama draws crowd at human rights talk Post Bulletin, AP, 11 March 2016
  4. US slams China’s human rights record to UN council ucanews.com, 11 March 2016
  5. CTA Pays Tribute to Peaceful Tibetan Demonstrators of 1989 Tibet.net, 08 March 2016
  6. Thousands attend tearful funeral of self-immolated Tibetan schoolboy Tibetan Review, 08 March 2016
  7. Taiwan’s plans to invite Dalai Lama riles China The Hindu, PTI, 07 March 2016

 

10 MARCH 2016 UPDATE

57TH TIBETAN NATIONAL UPRISING DAY

STATEMENTS

  1. Statement of Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay Tibet.net, 10 March 2016
  2. Statement of the Tibetan Parliament Exile Tibet.net, 10 March 2016
  3. Joint Statement by Members of Parliament and Tibetan supporters of the Baltic states on Sino-Tibetan dialogue Tibet.net, March 2016

OP-ED

  1. U.S. should speak out for Tibet: Nancy Pelosi & Jim McGovern by Nancy Pelosi and Jim McGovern, USA Today, 10 March 2016
  2. March to freedom by Youdon Aukatsang, Times of India blogs, 09 March 2016

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