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Interview: Why do we need a Tibetan flag emoji?
4th January 2019
This interview with Pema, one of the campaigners behind the...
2018 - our year in review
25th December 2018
This year was a busy year for the Free Tibet team! Read all about it in our year in review.
'Hundred Days' campaign launched in Amchok
21st December 2018
Authorities in eastern Tibet’s Sangchu County have stepped up efforts against dissent.
Teenage monk beaten and detained following solo protest
17th December 2018
Sangye Gyatso called for Tibetan freedom before being attacked by police officers in Ngaba County
Two Self-Immolations in Ngaba
14th December 2018
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Reports of two Tibetan teenagers self-immolating has been confirmed.
Tibetan human rights advocate Palden Gyatso passes away at the age of 85
30th November 2018
Palden Gyatso was the first Tibetan political prisoner to bring his experiences to the United Nations
Speaker tour of tibetan voices
29th November 2018
One of our goals at Free Tibet is to spread the word about Tibet – the country, its occupation and what we can do...
Monks undergo training in Chamdo
26th November 2018
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Chinese authorities continue efforts to control Tibetan Buddhism
Constitutional examinations across the Tibet Autonomous Region
23rd November 2018
Earlier this month, Chinese authorities launched a patriotic online legal test for Tibetans.
Residents of eastern Tibet face their water supply being diverted
16th November 2018
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Provincial authorities plan to divert the Yellow River away from Amdo and towards the city of Xining
Thousands evacuated as second landslide hits Chamdo area
13th November 2018
Second landslide in less than a month hits Chamdo area. Thousands evacuated from flooded areas.
Tibetan community pushes back against plan to divert their water supply
13th November 2018
The community in Chone County protested after local authorities announced their intentions to divert a nearby river
Fatal self-immolation confirmed in eastern Tibet
8th November 2018
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23-year old Dhopo called for the Dalai Lama's return to Tibet
Tibet Airlines expands operations
8th November 2018
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Eight new air routes announced
China challenged on its human rights record in Tibet at the UN
7th November 2018
More recommendations on Tibet raised than ever before.
Spanish authorities "courageously" stand up to Chinese pressure
5th November 2018
Elected Tibetan leader Lobsang Sangay permitted to speak at trade fair, despite objections from Chinese delegation
Lodi Gyaltsen Gyari, former Special Envoy to the Dalai Lama, passes away
30th October 2018
As an activist and diplomat, Lodi Gyaltsen Gyari inspired countless Tibetans and Tibet supporters...
China promotes legal training for Tibetan Monks
29th October 2018
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Teams have been sent to temples across Tibet to promote legal education in an effort to maintain stability.
Larung Gar residents prohibited from celebrating Buddhist festival
23rd October 2018
Residents have been prevented from celebrating the Dechen Shingdrup festival every year since 2016
Nomads in Chone County protest against local authorities
18th October 2018
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A group of Tibetans stage a sit-in in front of government buildings against non-payment of compensation