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27 January is the third anniversary of the detention of Tibetan political prisoner and language rights activist, Tashi Wangchuk, currently serving a five year sentence for the highly politicised charge of “incitement to separatism”. News has emerged that Tashi Wangchuk is being...

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To mark Internet Freedom Day, Tibetans, Tibet supporters and corporate campaigners gathered outside multiple Google offices in 10 countries, across 5 continents, to call on the Google to scrap its controversial plans to develop a censored search engine in China, Project Dragonfly....

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NEW YORK - Tibetans and supporters around the world today celebrated the passage of historic legislation in the U.S. Congress as the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act (H.R. 1872) was unanimously approved by the U.S. Senate, after already unanimously passing the U.S....

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Representatives of the Tibet Advocacy Coalition project today expressed disappointment at the decision of the United States to withdraw its membership of the United Nations Human Rights Council, saying it will allow China much more room to obfuscate and undermine the UN...

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June 6: The 2nd Tibet, Hong Kong, and Taiwan Round Table conference successfully concluded today in Washington,DC at George Washington University. The conference brought together a select group of Tibetans, Hong Kongers, and Taiwanese frontline leaders and activists, representing thirteen key movement-based...

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NEW YORK – Tibetans and local supporters – gathered en masse to call for the immediate and unconditional release of Tibetan shopkeeper and language advocate Tashi Wangchuk, who has been sentenced to five years in prison by Chinese authorities. Tashi stood trial...

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