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13th November 2015
Staunch Tibet defender Nancy Pelosi on tightly controlled trip
UPDATE 16th November 2015
Blog: The Great October Kowtow - director's monthly update
12th November 2015
For my first monthly update I get to look back on the exciting happenings of October. For many people there was really...
Flood of support for Bangri Tsamtrul Rinpoche
11th November 2015
Hundreds send messages on behalf of Robed Resister
Free Tibet supporters have sent nearly 800...
106 nuns expelled from nunnery
9th November 2015
Authorities then demolished the nuns’ living quarters
Free Tibet has learned that 106 nuns from...
Blog: Sharing Tibetan culture this Christmas
5th November 2015
Christmas seems to come round the corner quicker and quicker every year but this time around has been a little more fun...
Latest protest in Ngaba
2nd November 2015
Tashi arrested after latest in wave of solo protests
A 31-year-old Tibetan man called Tashi was...
Another political prisoner released
30th October 2015
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Kelsang Sonam freed after nine years
Kelsang Sonam (also known as Gangpel), was released on 27...
Authorities demolish more than 300 homes and shops in Tibetan village
27th October 2015
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Many residents beaten and detained
On 16 October, Chinese state authorities entered Trenak, a...
Hero's welcome for released musician
26th October 2015
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Pema Rigzin featured in Free Tibet's Jailed Musicians campaign
Pema Rigzin, 46, returned to his...
Half-a-million watch lone cyclist stand up for freedom
24th October 2015
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Free Tibet's video of challenge to pro-China protesters goes viral
Earlier in the week, Free...
Blog: Impressions of a first-time protester
22nd October 2015
As a new-comer to the staff of Free Tibet, I was unsure of what awaited me at my first pro-Tibet demonstration. I was...
Demonstrations continue on day two of Xi Jinping UK visit
21st October 2015
Pro-China protesters challenged by London cyclist; two Tibetans and a Chinese activist arrested...
Protests greet Chinese president on UK State Visit
20th October 2015
Tibet and human rights supporters take to London's streets as Xi Jinping arrives
Will UK stand up for Tibet during China visit?
18th October 2015
Warm welcome from government expected; Tibetan protests certain
Chinese President Xi Jinping flies...
New Free Tibet blog
15th October 2015
What would you like to see on our new blog?
As part of our new website, we'll now be blogging...
Tibetan writer released from prison
9th October 2015
Dolma Kyab, 39, released after completing ten-and-a-half-year prison sentence
On 8 October, Dolma...
Xi Jinping to visit London this month
7th October 2015
State visit follows trip to US in September
Chinese president Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to...
15-year-old monk arrested in Ngaba
5th October 2015
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News emerges of further protest in restive county
A 15-year-old monk has become the latest in a long...
Obama reaffirms "unwavering support" for human rights in China
1st October 2015
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Calls for action on Tibet
President Obama took the opportunity of the recent state visit to the...
Free Tibet demands government action over UK Confucius Classrooms
25th September 2015
Ministers told to "open eyes" to influence of Chinese government in schools
Free Tibet has...