WEEKLY TIBET NEWS DIGEST 29 FEBRUARY 2016

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INSIDE TIBET

  1. Tibetan Monk Imprisoned for Possessing His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Photo Tibet.net, 26 February 2016
  2. China to build its highest ski resort in Tibet’s capital Tibetanreview.net, 26 February 2016
  3. Chinese Security Presence ‘Heavy’ at Tibetan Religious Festival RFA, 23 February 2016
  4. Tibet closed to foreigners again but tourism booms By Kate Hunt, CNN, 26 February 2016
  5. Tibetans perform prayers for Dalai Lama’s swift recovery in Zachukha Phayul.com, 26 February 2016
  6. Tibetan Writer Sentenced to Three Years in Prison in China’s Qinghai Province RFA, 19 February 2016

IN EXILE

  1. Sikyong Takes Additional Charge of Department of Information and International Relations Tibet.net, 28 February 2016
  2. His Holiness the Dalai Lama Tops list of 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People Tibet.net, 25 February 2016
  3. Dalai Lama to speak Monday at Mayo Clinic Dalailama.com, (by Brett Boese, Post-Bulletin) 24 February 2016

Column

  1. 100 million Chinese on the Roof of the World by Claude Arpi, 25 April 2016
  2. Tech companies should follow ‘Code of Conduct for Businesses Operating in Tibet’ TCHRD, 24 February 2016

REPORT

  1. Human Rights Situation in Tibet did not Improve in 2015: TCHRD Annual Report
  2. China among Amnesty’s dirty 10 in 2015 rights report