Opinion: China’s Panchen Lama- laughingstock

By Ugyen Gyalpo  April 25th will mark the 32nd birthday of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, the 11th Panchen Lama. The U.S. State Department on Friday called upon China to make the whereabouts of 11th Panchen Lama’s known ahead of his birthday, “We respect Tibetans’ right to select, educate and venerate their own leaders like the Dalai Lama […]