Tibet Brief – Edition 15

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: Protests, arrests and death sentences follow a tense ‘Serf Emancipation Day’ Disturbing new footage of police brutality emerges from Tibet Major academic studies reveal vast cyber-espionage network targeting …

Tibet Brief – Edition 14

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: Protests, arrests and sentences continue with Strike Hard Campaign China dismisses human rights concerns on Tibet during UN rights review Tibetans engage in civil disobedience by refusing to …

Tibet Brief – Edition 13

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: China to mark takeover of Tibet with “Serfs Emancipation Day” China to face UN Human Rights Council on rights record Tibetans support Charter 08 and call for Liu …

Tibet Brief – Edition 12

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: China postpones EU-China Summit over Dalai Lama meetings Tibetan exiles back Middle Way despite doubts over Sino-Tibetan dialogue UN Committee against Torture’s review finds “deepened climate of fear” …

Tibet Brief – Edition 11

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: Concern over Beijing’s post-Olympics response in Tibet President Sarkozy assures December Dalai Lama meeting India Okays Karmapa’s Visit to Border Areas Tibetan filmmakers detained for documenting Tibetan Olympics …

Tibet Brief – Edition 10

The Tibet Brief is an ICT publication for policy-makers, providing concise information and perspectives on the political, economic and human rights situation in Tibet. In this edition: New ICT report reveals intensification of crackdown in Tibet as Olympics opens Barack Obama expresses support for Tibet in letter to Dalai Lama Dalai Lama’s Office says the …

Tibet at a Turning Point

In spring 2008, a tidal wave of mainly peaceful protests against the Chinese government swept across Tibet. Tibetans risked their lives to demonstrate that their exiled leader, the Dalai Lama, and not the Chinese state, represents their interests. This uprising is a result of more than half a century of Communist Party misrule and revealed …