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October 10, 2013 : Congressional-Executive Commission on China

Washington, DC—The bipartisan Congressional-Executive Commission on China has released its 2013 Annual Report on human rights and rule of law developments in China, which it is required to do by October 10 of each year.

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21.12.2012

UK has serious concerns about human rights in Tibet

18 December 2012 : Foreign Office Minister Hugo Swire has said that the UK has serious concerns about the self-immolations in Tibetan regions.
21.12.2012

US Congress members urge Obama to make Tibet top priority

DHARAMSHALA, December 20 2012: A letter to U.S. President Barack Obama urging him to exercise greater international leadership in improving the human rights situation in Tibet has received a large bi-partisan support from the US Congress.
18.12.2012

Declaration by the High Representative, Catherine Ashton, on behalf of the European Union on Tibetan self-immolations

Source: Council of the European Union Date published: December 14 2012
17.12.2012

Canada Concerned about Rash of Tibetan Self-Immolations

December 14, 2012 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “I am concerned about the escalating number of self-immolations in Tibetan areas of China and the increasingly punitive measures being taken i...
17.12.2012

State Department cites Tibet as example of US-EU "common strategic engagement"

13 December, 2012, International Campaign for Tibet A senior US official has cited Tibet as an issue where the United States and the European Union can partner on "common strategic engagement" in Asia.
14.12.2012

EU human rights strategy must include a Special Representative for Tibet: MEP

BRUSSELS, December 14, 2012: A member of Europe Parliament has called on the European Union to appoint a Special EU Representative on Tibet to reaffirm its strategy to support human rights and democracy.
12.12.2012

Swiss Parliamentarians assure continued support for Tibet

BERNE, 10 December: Kelsang Gyaltsen, Special Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama for Europe, met with members of the Swiss Parliamentary Group for Tibet in the capital of Berne. The meeting was co-organised by the Parliamentary G...
11.12.2012

Statement by US Senator Joseph Lieberman on Global Day of Action for Tibet

December 10, 2012 Tashi Delek, my friends. It is both a pleasure and an honor to send greetings to you from Washington, DC today, the Global Day of Action for Tibet. I regret that I cannot be with you in person this afternoon as you gather ...
10.12.2012

Issue of Human Rights Violations in Tibet Raised in Indian Parliament

DHARAMSHALA, December 10, 2012: BJP leader and former External Affairs Minister, Mr Yashwant Sinha, today raised in the Lok Sabha the issue of rights violations in Tibet.
10.12.2012

LETTER: We need to visit Tibet

December 04 2012 THIS is an open letter to the ambassador Tian Xuejun at the embassy of the People’s Republic of China in South Africa. I am writing this letter prompted by an article appearing in the December 1 edition of China Daily...