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Blog: The atheist's guide to reincarnation
13th December 2015
This week news emerged that China has called on Gyaltsen Norbu, the man that it installed as Panchen Lama twenty years...
Tibetan woman released after three years in prison
11th December 2015
Yangmo Kyi remains subject to heavy restrictions
Yangmo Kyi, a 45-year-old Tibetan woman, has been...
Torture "deeply entrenched" in China
9th December 2015
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UN committee reiterates Free Tibet's concerns.
The United Nations' Committee Against Torture...
Two monks sentenced for peaceful protests
7th December 2015
Both had been missing since their arrests in March
Two Tibetan monks have received prison sentences...
Blog: Should we boycott Chinese goods?
4th December 2015
You don’t have to be around the Tibet movement for very long to hear the proposal that those who seek freedom for...
EU raises Tibet and torture with China
3rd December 2015
Questions came during EU-China Human Rights Dialogue
Torture in China and the rights of '...
Peaceful protester arrested in Kardze
1st December 2015
Footage shows five policemen wrestling lone protestor to the ground
Footage obtained by Free Tibet...
Tibetan monks to be ‘educated’ against separatism
26th November 2015
The plan will see officials deployed to monasteries to guard against overseas influence
Blog: Banned in China - Bon Jovi and speaking out for freedom
25th November 2015
"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Rock...
China's clampdown on Tibet officials
20th November 2015
Party members with Tibet sympathies to face punishment
The most senior official in the Tibet...
Blog: Holding China to account on torture at the UN
17th November 2015
“Welcome to Geneva - and free Tibet!” That was one of the first sentences of welcome that Tibet Watch heard...
“They would pour boiling hot water on us”
16th November 2015
Free Tibet launches new torture campaign
Torture, degradation and abuse continue to be used against...
US politicians visit Tibet
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...