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China celebrates 50 years of oppression

10th September 2015
Meanwhile Tibetans continue to resist and show their devotion to the Dalai Lama Tibetans forced to...Read more

Video shows arrest of Tibetan protester

8th September 2015
Teenage monk seized by police A 19-year-old Tibetan monk from Kirti Monastery in Ngaba County,...Read more

Remembering Tashi Kyi

4th September 2015
Nephew of last week's self-immolation protester writes about family's loss In a personal...Read more

New Free Tibet film provides the truth about Tibet

1st September 2015
Video counters propaganda as China celebrates 50 years of Tibetan ‘autonomy’ Free Tibet...Read more

Tibetan woman dies in self-immolation protest

28th August 2015
Protest follows demolition of houses Tashi Kyi set herself alight on the night of 27 August 2015 in...Read more

China denies villagers’ right to government financial aid

27th August 2015
Tibetans arrested for carrying out peaceful protests Large numbers of Tibetans turned out to protest...Read more

China to mine revered Tibetan site for uranium

25th August 2015
Tibetan protesters threatened with military deployment On 10 August 2015, a government sponsored...Read more

17-year-old lone protester arrested

20th August 2015
Security intensified in Lithang County Update: Solo protester arrested by police on...Read more

"China's repression of Tibetans has now crossed all limits"

18th August 2015
Young mother's protest leads to arrest On 15 August, Woekar Kyi, the mother of a four-year-old...Read more

Security stepped up ahead of Tibet anniversary

14th August 2015
China celebrates but fears Tibetan resistance As China prepares to mark the 50th anniversary of the...Read more

Police beat Tibetans after cultural show

11th August 2015
Tibetans told to perform in expensive costumes to show “economic prosperity” Authorities...Read more

Tibetan flag flies high despite threats by China

10th August 2015
Tibet balloon takes to the skies Chinese officials have demanded that organisers of balloon festivals...Read more

Unjust sentences served by Tibetan political prisoners

3rd August 2015
Eight years for calling for the Dalai Lama’s return to Tibet Tibetan nomad, Runggye Adak was...Read more

Beijing wins Winter Olympics 2022

31st July 2015
Narrow victory for favourites but Tibet campaign widely covered Beijing won its bid to host the...Read more

After Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, another political prisoner dies in jail

27th July 2015
Again, authorities reject family pleas and cremate body A 64-year-old father of eight has become the...Read more

Protests after ‘land grab’ in Ngaba

24th July 2015
Armed police threaten protesters ‘Bullying’ officials have left twenty families without...Read more

Pressure builds over Beijing 2022 Olympic bid

23rd July 2015
China activists call for rejection: decision 8 days from now With the International Olympics...Read more

Relatives of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche arrested

21st July 2015
Armed forces deployed in political prisoner's hometown: movements of Tibetans restricted On 17...Read more

“Come together in the power of unity for Tibet”

20th July 2015
Last testament of protester Free Tibet has confirmed that Sonam Topgyal, a 27-year-old monk who...Read more

Tenzin Delek Rinpoche cremated in prison despite worldwide outcry

16th July 2015
UPDATE: China says political prisoner died of heart attack 20 July: Chinese state media is...Read more