Military-style training of “rural surplus laborers” in the Chamdo region of Tibet, June 2016. (Image source- Tibet’s Chamdo, June 30, 2016)

Global parliamentarians demand action as China forces Tibetans into mass labour camps

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 23: Following the news of China’s coercive labor programs in Tibet, more than 60 parliamentarians from 16 countries are demanding urgent action from the International governments to condemn the Chinese government. “We call upon our governments to take immediate action to condemn these atrocities and to prevent further human rights abuses,” say the parliamentarians, who