A new report has warned that unless the Chinese authorities ease the restrictions placed on the Tibetan people there are serious concerns that self-immolation will remain the only avenue for Tibetans to voice their desperation and frustration.
Security personnel in Drango, eastern Tibet celebrated the Chinese new year firing at a crowd of unarmed protesting Tibetans earlier today. Reports coming out of Drango region confirm the death of at least one Tibetan with many suffering serious injuries.
The pressing question on every one’s mind when it concerns the fate of Tibetan struggle is this. Will the perfect unity, as symbolized by His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s leadership, will survive post his political retirement? Will the political successor, Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay, be able to fill in the (political) shoes of His Holiness the Dalai Lama?
“Kyema – The Agony of Wrong Path” is an interesting Tibetan film about tuberculosis infection, protection, treatment and substance abuses among younger generation Tibetans in exile. The film is produced by Dharamsala based Tibetan Exile Govt.’s Department of Health in association with Tibetan
The “one-party authoritarian state” of China continues to impose “sharp curbs on freedom of expression, association, and religion; openly rejects judicial independence and press freedom
Kalon Tripa Dr Lobsang Sangay has urged China not to interfere in matters concerning the long-standing relationship between India and Tibet.