Tibet

EU ‘Deeply Troubled’ by China’s Human Rights Record

The European Union delegation to China issued a statement on Friday ahead of International Human Rights Day expressing deep concerns regarding the outlook for human rights in the country. From AFP: The EU noted “significant improvements in the Chinese people’s standard of living and in ...

Legislation Aims to Limit CCP Influence in Australia

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull plans to introduce legislation to limit foreign contributions to political parties. The legislation, which is modeled on the United States’ Foreign Agents Registration Act, applies to all foreign countries, but appears to be targeting Chinese influen...

Tibetan monk self-immolates in China: Reports

BEIJING: A 63-year-old Tibetan monk has self-immolated in southwest China in protest against Beijing's presence in Tibet, campaigners said, the fifth person to do so this year. Tenga, a popular monk and volunteer teacher of village children, died after setting himself ablaze Sunday (Nov 26) in ...