The United States has always been an outspoken ally of the Tibet cause; at least it seemed to be until it showed a sign of corrosion in the last 10 years. China’s economic boom and its far-reaching impact in international affairs have risen astoundingly amidst growing call for human rights intervention in Tibet. The support for Tibet is dwindling as has been made apparent by His Holiness’s remark.Read more
US president Donald Trump’s ‘Make America Great Again’ (MAGA) not relevant from a global perspective says the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama in his new book. His Holiness said that even though the catchphrase is very good to make the voters happy, the ethos is not relevant from a global perspective.Read more
The executive director of Student for Free Tibet, Tenzin Dorjee in a recent article in the HuffPost has pointed out 5 reasons for stopping Donald Trump’s policy of cancelling US’s Aid to Tibet. Tenzin Dorjee’s 5 reasons to stop Trump cutting Tibet AID lists out very convincing and relevant points which the world, especially US should read!Read more
New US ambassador to China is deeply concerned about the lack of respect for human rights inside Tibet. Mr. Terry Branstad who was confirmed as the new US ambassador to China in the beginning of the previous month and when faced with questions about Tibet and human rights, he acknowledged that he is deeply concerned about the lack of respect for human rights and rule of law in Tibet.Read more
The new US president Donald Trump proposes Tibetans’ AID cut and wants other countries to jump in now to continue the support required for the Tibetan community. The pioneer of the developed nations and the leader in economy, United States congress will now have to vote for President Trump’s proposal of zero aid for the Tibetan community in the coming year.Read more
US first lady refuses President Trump’s handhold which was caught on camera while they were recorded walking on the red carpet from Air Force One that landed in Rome today. The video of the incident went viral in the social media which was much talked by the people. It is an addition to the awkward body languages between the two drawing attention.Read more
President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr. Lobsang Sangay makes first visit to new US administration on Tuesday. The President on visiting the new US administration, talked about the issues concerning Tibet, Sina-Tibetan dialogue and the current situation inside Tibet.Read more
Dr. Lobsang Sangay urges President Trump to meet Dalai Lama in an article published in The Hill. The President of Central Tibetan Administration said that while the President Trump is reaching out to religious leaders across the world, he should also meet the Dalai Lama who is one of the most important religious leaders in the world.Read more
Tibet bill has been introduced in both the house of Representatives and the Senate in the United States. The Tibet Bill is being seen as a Tit-for-Tat take on against the Chinese government from the Donald Trump’s US administration according to the report in the Sunday Guardian Live.
The bill called as “The Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act of 2017” has been called last week.
Nancy Pelosi wrote a letter to US president Donald Trump ahead of his Chinese counterpart’s arrival to the nation and has asked to raise the issue of human rights violations in China and Tibet. Similarly a bipartisan group of US law makers have urged the president to the same issues with his Chinese counterpart who will be in the United States this week.Read more