by Delphine Metten | June 30, 2010 8:33 am
In 2009, the situation for Tibetans deteriorated further in Nepal as the Chinese sought to block protests about repression in Tibet. Border security was still tight following the crackdown in Tibet as a result of unrest that swept the plateau from March, 2008, and numbers of Tibetans escaping into exile were low compared to previous years although higher than in 2008.
Source URL: http://www.tibetpolicy.eu/dangerous-crossing-2009-update/
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