Dharamshala – Tibetan businessman and philanthropist Tenzin Choephel was arrested in March 2018, after more than a year in detention, he was sentenced to 18 years' imprisonment and five years' deprivation of political rights, for allegedly "inciting separatism", "illegally sending intelligence abroad" and "financing activities endangering state security" by the Chinese authorities on May 24 2019.
Dharamshala —Chinese authorities, the Lhasa Public Security Bureau announce awards for reporting activities related to Tibetan independence, including carrying flag, obtaining financial support from abroad, directly and indirectly supporting people working for the Tibetan cause and spreading the idea of Tibetan independence.
Dharamshala, India — “There are at least 50 known cases of torture-related deaths of Tibetans inside Tibet since the 2008 nationwide uprising against the Chinese rule,” stated the UN, EU and the Human Rights Desk, Tibet Advocacy Section, DIIR of Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) on the occasion of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture on June 26, 2022.
Dharamshala — The Chinese authorities have tightened restrictions on Tibetans on the occasion of His Holiness the Dalai Lama's birthday on July 6, 2022. The authorities placed an observer in every 20 houses to check whether people were making Sangso and praying in their homes and ringing bells in the houses.