Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Fri 22, Feb 2019 01:25 AM (IST)
Search:     powered by Google
 MENU
Home
News
Photo News
Opinions
Statements &
Press Releases

Book Reviews
Movie Reviews
Interviews
Travels
Health
Obituaries
News Discussions
News Archives
Download photos from Tibet
 Latest Stories
7th Tibetan Conference on Education to discuss dwindling number of Tibetan students
US sanctions 17 million USD for Tibetans in 2019
China refuses to list JeM head Masood Azhar in UN terrorist list, days after Pulwama attack
Banned 1954 documentary on Tibet resurfaces after more than sixty years
Tibetan culture, religion and identity revitalized in exile: Dalai Lama
TYC announces 'Chalo Delhi' to mark the 60 years of resistance
Women should take more active role in promoting human values, says Dalai Lama
ITFA leads tribute to the victims of Pulwama terror attack
UN experts ask China to explain crackdown on anti mining protesters
US Senators reintroduce bill to counter China’s political influence in US, worldwide
 Latest Photo News
His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrives at Theckchen Choeling temple on the second day of his teachings, McLeod Ganj, Feb. 20, 2019 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
Winner of the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2018 Ritika Sharma, First Runner-up Palak Sharma and Second-Runner-up Ashima Sharma wave to the audience during the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2018 in McLeod Ganj, India, on 6 October 2018, Photo: L. Wangyal
His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrives to begin his four day teaching on the request of a Taiwanese group, Tsuglakhang courtyard, Theckchen Choeling, McLeod Ganj, October . 3, 2018. OHHDL Photo/Ven. Tenzin Jamphel
more photos »
Advertisement
Tibetan PM reiterates commitment for Middle Way Approach
[Monday, July 18, 2016 19:50]
By Tenzin Monlam

Phayul Photo: Tenzin Monlam
Phayul Photo: Tenzin Monlam
DHARAMSHALA, July 18: The Tibetan Prime Minister (Sikyong) Dr. Lobsang Sangay, at a special briefing to the media today, elaborated on the recently concluded 28th meeting of the Tibetan Task Force on Negotiations held in Dharamshala on July 15 and 16.

Sangay, who chaired the meeting, stated that the annual meeting is helpful in gathering information and brainstorming as to what we should do and plan. He also reiterated his administration’s commitment to resolve the Tibet issue through the Middle Way Approach.

“Middle Way continues to be our policy. CTA believes in Middle Way and it is the right policy as far as solving the Tibetan issue is concern. It is a win-win proposition,” he said.

The Tibetan Prime Minister, who assumed office for his second term after his win in the elections earlier in the year, stated that big changes are happening in China, Tibet and worldwide. Giving an example of Obama’s visit to Cuba, he said that Presidents in their second term usually deal in those matters, which are issued low-priority. “Historically Deng Xiaoping and Jiang Zemin, former President of China, have dealt with the Tibet issue or initiated dialogue during their second term.

“We hope Xi Jinping, who is on the cusp of his second term, follow the suit and that he is able to solve the Tibet issue through dialogue with envoys of the Dalai Lama. It would be a valuable achievement for the Chinese government,” he said while adding that Sino-Tibet dialogue will be his administration’s utmost priority.

The Sikyong said, “In this discussion we deliberated about how the next American elections, development of the US-China relationship and Brexit mean for Tibet. It was an analytical discussion on how these international changes will effect Tibet in context with human rights, environment, political and Tibet issue in large.”

“This brainstorming session give us a lot of information, thus preparing the leadership. In coming months and years whatever happens at international event vis-à-vis China, we will be prepared. In that way it is very helpful,” he said.

He also explained that the reason behind the resignation of the two envoys in June 2012 was due to the deteriorating situation inside Tibet, owing to which they were unable to meet their counterparts for over two years since January 2010.

“We are ready. The envoys of the Dalai Lama are ready to meet the Chinese representatives anytime, anywhere,” Sangay concluded.



Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Be the first to comment on this article

 Other Stories
Tibetan PM reiterates commitment for Middle Way Approach
Tibetan woman detained for solo protest in Ngaba
Nuns create history by passing Geshema examination
Advertisement
Advertisement
Photo Galleries
Advertisement
Phayul.com does not endorse the advertisements placed on the site. It does not have any control over the google ads. Please send the URL of the ads if found objectionable to editor@phayul.com
Copyright © 2004-2019 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online
Advertisement