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US Secretary of State to visit China

11th April 2013
Kerry urged to speak out on Tibet US Secretary of State John Kerry will be visiting China on 13-14...Read more

Australian PM speaks up for Tibet - maybe

8th April 2013
Julia Gillard has raised the subject of Tibet with China's President Xi Jinping ...Read more

Political prisoner released after 17 years

4th April 2013
Reported to be in poor health following repeated torture After serving 17 years in a Chinese prison,...Read more

Fatal landslide highlights Tibet's environmental destruction

2nd April 2013
Mining disaster shows how China exploits Tibet with migrant workersRead more

Rock face prayers defaced by security forces

28th March 2013
Traditional prayers too much for Chinese occupiers. Traditional prayers for the Dalai Lama on a rock...Read more

Xi Jinping in South Africa

27th March 2013
The man in charge of the occupation of Tibet visits just days after national Human Rights DayRead more

Forest guard builds a fire and sets himself alight

26th March 2013
After Tibetan’s self-immolation, Chinese military move in and put area under strict surveillance A 43...Read more

Mother-of-four sets herself alight in Tibet

25th March 2013
Kalkyi, 30, self-immolated on Sunday afternoon.Read more

US Senator: Tibet “among the world’s most repressed and closed societies”

22nd March 2013
Senior politicians urge China to end repressive policies This week two statements of concern on the...Read more

Communications clampdown

19th March 2013
Internet cut in parts of Tibet; mobile phone sweep leads to arrests In a clampdown coinciding with...Read more

Husband detained because he would not lie about wife’s fatal protest

18th March 2013
Dolma Kyab arrested after he refused to say family discord behind self-immolation The husband of a...Read more

Monk dies in protest on anniversary of fatal shootings

17th March 2013
Five years after Chinese kill 13 unarmed protesters, Lobsang Thokmey sets himself alight The 28-year-...Read more

Xi must act on Tibet

14th March 2013
Free Tibet statement on Xi Jinping’s assumption of the Presidency of the People’s Republic of China...Read more

Stop Torture in Tibet website reopens

12th March 2013
Read the stories of torture survivorsRead more

Tibet protestors march through London

11th March 2013
Tibetans and Tibet supporters mark the 1959 national uprisingRead more

Show your support for Tibet this week

8th March 2013
Annual Tibetan Freedom March on 10 March 10 March is Tibetan Uprising Day, marking the anniversary of...Read more

Chinese military gatecrash religious festivals

1st March 2013
Incredible images from inside Tibet Tibetans gathering to mark Losar (New Year) with religious...Read more

Support Tibet in London this March

28th February 2013
Tibetan Uprising Day marked by rally on Sunday 10 MarchRead more

Protests intensify as third Tibetan sets himself alight in two days

26th February 2013
After weeks with no incidents in December and January, self-immolations increasing again Sandhag (age...Read more

Tibetan sets fire to himself at prayer festival

25th February 2013
Protester was cousin of a man who self-immolated at the same location last year A 27-year-old man...Read more