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  • India talks tough on one-China policy, says reaffirm one-India policy first

    External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday took a tough line ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to India later this month. [The Times of India] By Indrani Bagchi NEW DELHI: India on Monday took a tough line ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to India later this month. “For India to agree […]

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  • Tibetan leadership urges China to open ‘earnest dialogue’

    [The Parliament Magazine] Written by Kelsang Gyaltsen on 8 September 2014 in Opinion Kelsang Gyaltsen says Tibet is not seeking independence, but is concerned only with preserving the “distinct Buddhist cultural heritage, language and natural environment of the Tibetan plateau”. On 12 June 2012, the EU high representative Catherine Ashton called on China “to address the deep-rooted causes […]

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  • From Taiwan, Broad Support for Democracy in Hong Kong

    Demonstrators took to the streets of Taiwan’s capital, Taipei, in March to protest a cross-strait agreement with China on trade in services.Credit Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images [The New York Times] By Austin Ramzy Taiwan’s main political parties say they support Hong Kong residents’ calls for a greater say in choosing their leader following Beijing’s decision to […]

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  • Tibetan Feelings Hurt by Shugden Protests in California

    Tibetan Feelings Hurt by Shugden Protests in California We, the members of Tibetan Community Associations of Northern California and Los Angeles, have been dismayed by the behavior of a small group of people shouting insults at His Holiness the Dalai Lama during his recent visit to California. Many of them appear to have been monastics […]

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  • His Excellency Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay’s Meeting with Tibetans, August, 2013

    Los Angeles Times Article http://www.latimes.com/local/la-me-tibet-20130827,0,5977193.story Epoche Times   http://www.epochtimes.com/gb/13/8/27/n3949960.htm   Honorable Sikyong (Prime Minister) Dr. Lobsang Sangay,  the first democratically elected Tibetan leader in exile visited southern California on his tour of the west. Dr. Lobsang Sangay,  took over the reins of leading Tibetans after His Holiness the Dalai Lama devolved His political authority. Lobsang […]

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  • Longshog Arise

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    Los Angeles Lhakar started a media project to generate awareness of the selfimmolations in Tibet. We started an online campaign and organized a burning man solidarity event in front of the Chinese consulate, which is also the climax of our short film LONGSHOG/ARISE. Longshog/Arise is about Tapey, a successful young Tibetan living in Los Angeles […]

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