Introduction to Tibet

"Tibet today is one of the most repressed and closed societies in the world."

- Senator Robert Menendez, Chair of US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, 2012

China invaded Tibet in 1950. Inside its borders and across the world, Tibetans have never stopped believing Tibet is a nation.

After more than 70 years of occupation, Tibetans still resist China's rule and defy its oppression.

The facts about Tibet:

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