Archivio per maggio, 2011

La seconda assemblea generale tibetana.

mag 29, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Si sono conclusi ieri i lavori della seconda Assemblea Generale Tibetana convocata dal Parlamento in Esilio per presentare e discutere i necessari emendamenti da apportare alla costituzione tibetana dopo l’annuncio del Dalai Lama – lo scorso 10 marzo – di voler rinunciare al suo ruolo di guida politica. L’incontro, iniziato il 21 maggio e […]

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International network of Tibet groups appeal world leaders to save Kirti

mag 29, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Dharamsala, May 28 – A coalition of the international groups for Tibet has urged the governments around the world to condemn the crisis in Tibet’s Ngaba County in general and the Kirti monastery in particular, which has been under siege since March. International Tibet Network, which is a coalition of around 200 Tibet support […]

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Another Kirti monk detained, ‘Patriotic Reeducation’ continues

mag 28, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Dharamsala, May 26 – Chinese authorities in Tibet’s Ngaba County have arrested a 27 year old Tibetan monk of Kirti monastery on May 19, a Tibetan source living here said. Lobsang Choephel was arrested from his monastic quarter but exact reason for his arrest and his current whereabouts remain unknown as is the case […]

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La polizia “sequestra” un altro monaco di Kirti, resisteva all’indottrinamento

mag 28, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Si ignora dove è stato portato. Da oltre un mese la polizia occupa il monastero e costringe i monaci alla “rieducazione patriottica”, portando via chi si oppone. Gatsetsang Lobsang Choephel, giovane monaco del monastero di Kirti (contea di Ngaba nel Sichuan tibetano), è stato arrestato il 19 maggio per essersi rifiutato di sottomettersi agli […]

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6 Tibetan girls vie for 10 year old Miss Tibet crown

mag 28, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Dharamsala, May 27 – Six “brave” girls will compete for this year’s coveted Miss Tibet title in a one – man run pageant that is turning ten this year. The controversies surrounding the pageant in its starting years did not deter the self-styled pageant director Lobsang Wangyal from continuing the contest, twice with only […]

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Crackdown in Ngaba: monks detained for giving wrong answers in ‘patriotic education’

mag 28, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet * Kirti monks who fail to give‚ ‘right answers’ in patriotic education class detained * Fears for life of Tibetan prisoner’s daughter following interrogation * Disappearances continue in Ngaba * Some monks from group of more than 300 taken from monastery may have been returned home A climate of fear continues in the Ngaba […]

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An Open Door for Tibet?

mag 28, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Every day, Tibetans risk their lives to speak up for the Dalai Lama’s return and against Chinese policies that constrain their free access to their spiritual leader. But Beijing so far hasn’t budged. The last request made by the Dalai Lama to return, to be with his people after a devastating earthquake in Tibet […]

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Tibet support groups, hotel staff clash

mag 26, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Clashes broke out between Tibet support groups and Grand Hotel staff in the lobby yesterday after the management canceled a room reservation made by the groups in preparation for the arrival of a delegation headed by Sichuan Province Governor Jiang Jufeng. “We have signed a [room rental] contract with you and it was clearly […]

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Tibetan General Meeting to appeal the Dalai Lama to be “ceremonial head of state”

mag 26, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Dharamsala, May 24 – The second Tibetan General Meeting concluded today with the participants reaching a consensus to appeal the Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama to assume a role of “ceremonial head of the state”. The meeting also reached a consensus to formally request the Tibetan Nobel Laureate to endorse an amended […]

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Tibetan exiles repudiate “coerced” agreement of 1951

mag 26, 2011 No Commenti da

Tweet Dharamsala, May 24 – China on Monday marked the 60th anniversary of what it called “the peaceful liberation of Tibet” as hundreds of exile Tibetans at the second Tibetan General Body Meeting discuss the amendments to their Charter concerning the Dalai Lama’s retirement. “Tibet is “an inseparable part of China” and “its fate has […]

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