Swiss asylum system under fire, Chinese influence a fact?

An undated photo of Tibetan asylum seekers in Switzerland infront of a government office ( photo-Legalization of Tibetans without Paper)

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Oct. 28: The Swiss Secretariat for Migration (SEM) has come under fire after leaked papers suggest that a secretive test known as the ‘lingua-analysis’, decisive for asylum application for refugees including Tibetans is riddled with gaping limitations and employed usage of pro-China language. Swiss daily NZZ am Sonntag reported on October […]

Sweden to deport Chinese agent arrested for spying on Tibetans

His Holiness the Dalai Lama meet Tibetans living in Sweden in Sep 2017 (Photo-BBC)

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Oct. 28: The Swedish government has decided to deport a 52-year-old Chinese agent named Dorjee Gyantsan who was convicted of espionage against Tibetans in Sweden in April 2018. He was sentenced to a 22-month jail term by the Sodertorn District Court for “gross illegal intelligence activity” which reportedly took place between […]