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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

Photographs emerge of injuries from Tenzin Delek Rinpoche protests

15th July 2015
Free Tibet presses UK government for action Free Tibet has obtained photographs from Tibet of...Read more

China violently suppresses Tenzin Delek Rinpoche protest

14th July 2015
More than 20 Tibetan demonstrators taken to hospital China’s security forces have broken up a...Read more

Key Tibetan political prisoner dies in jail

13th July 2015
China refuses to release body: thousands gather to protest 65-year-old Tenzin Delek Rinpoche has died...Read more

Young Tibetan carries out self-immolation protest in Tibet

10th July 2015
Intense fear as China’s armed security forces flood Yushu Sonam Topgyal set himself on fire...Read more

Heavy sentences meted out to Tibetans

8th July 2015
China continues to target Tibetans in restive Driru County Poet sentenced to seven years A 25-year-...Read more

Top EU and US politicians urge China to talk to Dalai Lama

1st July 2015
Stalled negotiations on future of Tibet should resume In separate recent moves, the President of the...Read more

Celebrations throughout Tibet for Dalai Lama's 80th birthday

23rd June 2015
Tibetans defy authorities to honour exiled leader Widespread celebrations were held throughout Tibet...Read more

Tibet - as seen in London and Washington

19th June 2015
US speaks frankly: UK tries to please Beijing This week has seen detailed statements on Tibet by both...Read more

China targets Tibetan protester’s family

16th June 2015
Husband of self-immolation protester arrested Sangy Tso's husband Tamding Wangyal and three monks...Read more

Tibet teaching resources welcomed by schools

15th June 2015
Tibet gets exposure as media feature Confucius Classrooms Free Tibet's campaign to challenge...Read more

China cracks down on Dalai Lama's 80th celebrations

12th June 2015
Tibetan horse-racing festival banned; Labrang monks arrested Two Tibetans have been arrested in Machu...Read more

Tibet protest as Beijing bids for Olympics

11th June 2015
Worldwide media coverage for action at Swiss event Activists from the Tibetan Youth Association in...Read more

China's propaganda on "ethnic minorities"

9th June 2015
New report from Beijing hides the truth This week the Information Office of the Chinese Cabinet...Read more

"We don't need alms, just clean water"

8th June 2015
Authorities refuse to stop pollution of water supply In the latest case of environmental destruction...Read more

Large numbers of Tibetan nomads arrested

4th June 2015
China builds infrastructure whilst bulldozing Tibetan homes Local Tibetan nomads protesting against...Read more

China bidding for Olympics despite failed promises

1st June 2015
Tibet organisations across the globe launch petition to oppose Beijing Today, the International...Read more