Dharamshala — A Tibetan youth believed to be in his early 20s' was arbitrarily arrested in Serta County, eastern Tibet following a lone protest against Chinese government repressive rule in Tibet.

Dharamshala — Tibetans traveling from northwest China’s Gansu province to attend a large religious gathering in neighboring Sichuan are being stopped at the border and told they may not proceed, sources in the region say.

Dharamshala — “They frame us with the greatest and heaviest crimes. Under trial they coax or even force us to admit to many things we never did, an ongoing process of rendering us lifeless as a corpse, if not wiping us out altogether,” Labrang Jigme writes.

Dharamshala — Tibetans who were ordered to return home by Chinese authorities prior to the Buddhist gathering led by His Holiness the Dalai Lama this month have allegedly been stripped of their passports and questioned by police, who are especially interested in what pilgrims discussed with others following their return, sources from Tibet say.

Dharamshala — A popular Tibetan singer released after completing four-year prison sentence, for singing songs praising His Holiness the Dalai Lama and highlighting Tibetans who were killed in widespread peaceful protests in 2008.

Dharamshala — A Tibetan doctor, allegedly held by police for over a month in Machu County of north-eastern Tibet over suspected links to a self-immolation protest, was released last week after suffering beatings and torture in detention, a source from Tibet says.

Dharamshala — Human Rights Watch (HRW) China Director, Sophie Richardson, released a report on January 20th suggesting that China is continuing abusive policies long used in Tibet but now in Xinjiang, the ethnic Uyghur region.

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