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Nomads who have been forcibly relocated to military-style barracks
Nomads who have been forcibly relocated to military-style barracks

In January 2020, Tibet Watch learned of the detention of Tsering Dorje in February 2019 for speaking to his brother in exile about the importance of the Tibetan language. In April 2020, we learned of the detention of 75-year-old Jampa Dorje and his son in December 2019 for listening to the Dalai Lama’s teachings.

On 29 June 2020, ten Tibetans from eastern Tibet were sentenced to 8-13 years in prison for their protest against the construction of slaughterhouses. In July, three Tibetans were arrested for their musical tribute to the Dalai Lama, and two Tibetan nomads from Tsongon area in eastern Tibet were arrested on 21 August 2020 for resisting signing a grassland ownership document.

6. Reporting on the forced relocation of Tibetan nomads