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Kalon Tripa Speaks at the National Press Club and Meets With Senator Leahy

  Thursday, November 3, 2011 Washington, DC. November 2, 2011–Day three of the Kalon Tripa’s visit to Washington, DC saw Dr. Sangay meeting with Representative Jim Sensenbrenner,  speaking at the National Press Club, meeting with Senator Patrick Leahy and his aide, Tim Rieser, and Representatives Andre Crenshaw and Jared Polis. …

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The Latin Americans and Tibet Solidarity Actions

November 3, 2011 This morning when I sat down to write this piece, I read about another case of self-immolation in Tibet today.  This time, a 35-year-old nun named Palden Choetso from Tawu town in eastern part of Tibet set herself on fire to protest against the on going Chinese …

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Kalon Tripa Meets with Senators Lieberman, McCain, Udall and Barrasso

    Wednesday, 2 November,2011 Washington, DC.: “Mr. Kalon Tripa, the Senator is now ready to receive you” called out the staff of Senator Joseph Lieberman as the Kalon Tripa, Dr. Lobsang Sangay and his team along with Senator John McCain waited at the reception area of Senator Lieberman’s office. …

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A Tibetan teacher and writer sentenced to three years term

  DHARAMSALA, INDIA October 29, 2011—According to information released by the India based Tibetan Center for Democracy and Human Rights (TCHRD), a Chinese authorities in Sichuan province have sentenced a Tibetan school teacher and writer, Jolep Dawa, to a three-year jail term on unknown charges. The TCHRD release says Jolep …

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European Parliament Adopts Emergency Resolution On Tibet

  DHARAMSHALA,India: In light of the recent and devastating wave of self immolation protests in Tibet, the European Parliament on 27 October 2011 adopted a resolution on Tibet in which it expressed its deep concern on the recent self-immolations of Tibetan Buddhist monks and one nun in Ngaba, Tibet and …

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