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China’s record in Tibet criticised at UN Human Rights Council
21st September 2016
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China's policies in Tibet and restrictions on religion came under scrutiny at the UN Human Rights Council...
China's Panchen Lama increases his presence in Tibet
19th September 2016
Beijing’s handpicked Panchen Lama continues to make public appearances, instructs monks to maintain...
Two Tibetans sentenced after over a year in detention
16th September 2016
Jimpa Gyatso and Molam were arrested following Sangye's Tso's fatal protest against the occupation last...
Teacher released after nine years in prison
15th September 2016
Jamyang Kunkhen was arrested after protesting the arrest of Tibetan nomad Runggye Adak
Free Tibet has...
Blog: Going into Exile
13th September 2016
In the summer of 1999, I made the decision to help two Westerners who were researching a Chinese resettlement project...
Early release for imprisoned monk
12th September 2016
Ludup was released after serving four years in jail
A political prisoner arrested in connection with...
Blog: Fairs, Film Festivals and Fundraising
8th September 2016
I'm sitting on a train as I write this, whizzing through the channel tunnel on my way to Brussels for the...
Free Tibet sends "messages in bottles" to BlackRock
6th September 2016
Free Tibet hands over letters from supporters, urging BlackRock to divest from Tibet Water Resources Ltd...
Tashi Wangchuk’s case enters its next stage
2nd September 2016
Language campaigner could face up to 15 years in prison if convicted for “inciting separatism”...
China handpicks new governor for Tibetan Autonomous Region
30th August 2016
The reins on the Tibetan Autonomous Region have been passed from one Chinese politician to another
Injustice and brutality: a death in Tibet
26th August 2016
Community punished for seeking the truth
A major article has appeared in the
Free Tibet billboards hit New York and London
24th August 2016
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‘Land of the Unfree’ billboard will spread public awareness of the occupation in Tibet...
Monks warned of severe punishments for further protests
22nd August 2016
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Textbooks distributed to monasteries warn monks about disturbing “social stability”...
Tibetans take to the track in Rio
17th August 2016
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Two Tibetan athletes will compete this Friday and Sunday
All eyes have been on Rio this summer, with...
Blog: The hidden news from Tibet
15th August 2016
Today is 15 th August, so I’ll start by wishing Happy Independence Day to all our friends in India! Today is also...
Monk Arrested for solo protest against Land grabs
12th August 2016
A Tibetan monk named Lobsang Sopa was arrested by police following his protest against a...
Transport for London targeted in new resources campaign
11th August 2016
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London's transport authority is rolling out buses from BYD, a company that extracts lithium from occupied...
US State Department criticises demolitions at Larung Gar
10th August 2016
State Department also releases Tibetan-language version of human rights report on China and Tibet
Solo protester sentenced to three years
4th August 2016
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Jampel Gyatso was arrested for carrying out a protest in eastern Tibet last year
A Tibetan monk has...
Blog: Tibetans! Do we really need a community?
3rd August 2016
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Here in the UK we all lead such fast paced and busy lives. Is there really any space to fit in a Tibetan community?...