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Nearly 3000 Students from eight countries listened to teachings of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Three day annual teachings for youth began today. June 3, 2019. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
His Holiness the Dalai Lama is being escorted to the teaching site at Tsuglakhang temple, May 13, 2019. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
More than a thousand Tibetans, Uyghurs and supporters protest in Paris to denounce China's repression in Tibet. Xi Jinping will be on an official visit to France from Monday. Under a canopy of flags with snow lions, protesters marched from the Trocadero Human Rights Square to the Peace Wall at the other end of the Champ de Mars. 25 March 2019. Phayul photo/Norbu Wangyal
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BEIJING 2008: US Christians protest in Tiananmen Square
AGI[Wednesday, August 06, 2008 16:25]
Beijing, 6 Aug - After Tibet, the theme of religious freedom is once again at the centre of a fresh protest in Beijing 48 hours before the Olympic opening ceremony is to get underway. Three US Christian activists, two men and a woman, have put on a protest on the edge of Tiananmen Square against religious repression and the abortionist policy limiting couple to a single child. The three, members of the organization Christian Defence Coalition, unrolled a banner in English and Mandarin saying that "Jesus Christ is King", according to spokesman Rob Schenck. The demonstration only lasted a few moments, since, while the three knelt down to pray, police intervened and tore down the banner, taking the activists away in a police van according to Shenck, who said that since then he has not been able to contact them. The three are: J. Mahoney, Brandi Swindell and Michael McMonagle. This morning four pro-Tibetan activists, two Americans and two Britons, raised a banner saying "Free Tibet" in front of the "Bird's Nest" stadium, the heart of the Olympics, before being arrested.
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