Monday, March 10, 2008

49th Anniversary of The Tibetan National Uprising Day

Statement of His Holiness the Dalai Lama

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The Statement of His Holiness the Dalai Lama on the Forty-Ninth Anniversary of the
Tibetan National Uprising Day

The Statement of the Kashag on the 49th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day

Articles below:

Pro-Tibet protest results in arrest of Tibetans in Lhasa By Phurbu Thinley

At least 8 monks and 2 lay men have been arrested by Chinese police in Lhasa today, a source having the knowledge of the incident told

The source said that the Tibetans were arrested between 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm today for staging pro-Tibet demonstration in Barkor area in Lhasa.

The source also said several monks from Drepung Monastery had been arrested today when hundreds of monks from the monastery made attempts to go to Lhasa. Armed police forces have been deployed in the monastery area putting a strict vigilance over the monks.

March 10 in France By Tenam

Tibetans and Tibet supporters marched in major French cities this weekend to commemorate the 49th anniversary of Tibetan National Uprising Day.

At least 200 Tibetans arrested in Nepal over March 10 protest

Kathmandu, March 10: Over 200 Tibetans have been arrested and detained in Nepal’s capital following a clash with police on Monday when they tried to march to the Chinese embassy.

Tibetans protest Beijing Olympics in New York By Jonathan Landreth

Tibetans shouting "Boycott the Beijing Olympics" marched Monday from City Hall to the United Nations here to protest the games in China's capital in August.

Tibetans protest San Francisco's hosting of Olympic torch
By JULIANA BARBASSA Associated Press Writer

Tibetan immigrants protesting Chinese control of the Himalayan region vowed on Monday to make San Francisco, the only U.S. city to host the Olympic torch relay, the focal point of American demonstrations against the Beijing Games.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

we should boycott all chinese products. These chink bastards deserve some of their own medicine.Boycott everything Chinese.