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Tashi Wangchuk, photographed by the NY Times in 2018
Tashi Wangchuk, photographed by the New York Times in 2018

Tibet Watch has gathered evidence of how the so-called “ethnic unity”, law which came into effect on 1 May 2020, has been enforced in monasteries particularly and the general public. Monks were forced to attend compulsory training on law and policy, while other monasteries were ordered to take down Tibetan flags from the rooftops for “environmental” reasons. Younger generations of Tibetan are made to study Xi Jinping Thought, marry Han Chinese and those who participate in “separatist” activities were banned from applying to police jobs.

9. Breaking the news of Tashi Wangchuk’s release