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China dismisses concerns following Human Rights Day

14th December 2016
Foreign Ministry Spokesman slams outside interference, brushes aside concerns about political prisoners...Read more

“We are destined to self-immolate”

13th December 2016
Note left by Tashi Rabten explains his reasons for his fatal self-immolation A note written by...Read more

Nine Tibetans sentenced for organising Dalai Lama birthday celebrations

12th December 2016
Most of those sentenced had previously spent time in prison Nine Tibetans in Ngaba,...Read more

Text of letter to Prime Minister Theresa May on Human Rights Day

10th December 2016
Letter and vigil on Human Rights Day raised torture and political prisoners, including Tibetan language...Read more

Family of Tibetan self-immolation protester detained

9th December 2016
Vigil held in Dharamsala for Tashi Rabten, who fatally set himself on fire yesterday Family members...Read more

Self-immolation protester calls for freedom in Tibet

8th December 2016
Photo and video evidence show the protester carrying out his protest on a busy street Update...Read more

Dolma Tso released after three years in prison

7th December 2016
Political prisoner welcomed home by hundreds in her community Dolma Tso, from Ngaba (Ch: Aba) County...Read more

Controversial footage shows nuns in choreographed performance

6th December 2016
Nuns dance to Chinese propaganda song; most likely forced to perform Video footage has emerged on...Read more

Blog: Building the Free Tibet team

2nd December 2016
There are ten people in our London office, including me. Some work for Free Tibet, some work for...Read more

20 detained in villagers’ protest against dam

2nd December 2016
Two villages at risk of being submerged due to the dam's construction 20 Tibetans have been...Read more

Video: Nuns forced to undergo patriotic re-education

30th November 2016
Nuns in the video appear to have been recently returned from Larung Gar A video has emerged of a...Read more

Communist Party reshuffles Tibetan leadership

25th November 2016
Han Chinese CCP members hold top positions...Read more

Mongolia resists pressure and hosts Dalai Lama

24th November 2016
Dalai Lama responds to Chinese criticism and hints at future meeting with Trump The...Read more

Blog: Why I protest

18th November 2016
Your mobile phone most probably runs on a 'Made in China' lithium battery that China has mined out of my...Read more

Blog: Rachel makes momos

15th November 2016
I love momos, so this week I put myself and my tiny kitchen to the challenge of making momos from scratch - a daunting...Read more

Over 5,000 call on China to stop the torture in Tibet

11th November 2016
Petition calls on China to comply with international law and stop torture in Tibet Free Tibet's...Read more

Over 4,000 removed from Larung Gar this year

10th November 2016
Monks and nuns continue to face new restrictions on their religion and access to the site 4,600...Read more

Blog: Demonstrations and celebrations

10th November 2016
Worldwide protests, meeting with the FCO and celebrating a 10th anniversaryRead more

China snubs Slovakia after Dalai Lama meeting

8th November 2016
Slovakia’s government is the latest to be put under pressure by China China has raised its...Read more

Hundreds forced to leave Larung Gar, others face threats and intimidation

7th November 2016
New tactics include forcing residents to sign pledges, locking their rooms and threats of violence...Read more