WEEKLY TIBET NEWS DIGEST 29 MARCH 2016

WEEKLY DIGEST 29 March 2016 (Click here for Pdf version)

INSIDE TIBET

  1. Bedridden For Years After Torture in Jail, Tibetan Man Dies at 85 RFA, 25 March 2016
  2. Lhasa out of bounds for Tibetans residing outside TAR Phayul, 25 March 2016
  3. Tibetan Prisoner Released With Crippling Back Injury RFA, 23 March 2016
  4. Tibetan Monk Freed After Serving Four Years For Pulling Down Chinese Flag RFA, 23 March 2016
  5.  Tibetan Prisoner Released After Finishing Seven-Year Term RFA, 22 March 2016
  6. Sichuan-Tibet Railway listed as key Chinese national project Tibetan Review, 19 March 2016

IN EXILE

  1.  Russian MP Visits Tibetan Parliament Tibet.net, 25 March 2016
  2.  Former HP Chief Minister Visits Tibetan Parliament Tibet.net, 25 March 2016
  3.  His Holiness the Dalai Lama Graces Men Tsee Khang’s Centenary Celebration Tibet.net, 23 March 2016
  4.  International Delegation of Parliamentarians to observe Tibetan elections in exile in India ICT, 18 March 2016

RESOLUTION

  1.  US State of Vermont Adopts Resolution Expressing Support for Middle Way Approach

PRESS RELEASE

  1.  International Parliamentarians Praise Competitive Tibetan Elections in Tibet Exile ICT, 21 March 2016

COLUMN

  1. Mahabharata on the Roof of the World? by Claude Arpi, 29 March 2016
  2. The Indian Spy Who Fell for Tibet by Samanth Subramanian, NYTimes, 16 March 2016