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  1. Mainland's first swine flu death occurs in Tibet

    Posted Oct 07th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The mainland announced its first human swine flu death yesterday, saying a patient in Tibet had died on Sunday. Concerns are now rising about a winter outbreak. A brief notice on the Ministry of Health's website announced a death but gave no details. 'An influenza A [A(H1N1)] sufferer in the region died after efforts to save the sufferer failed,' it said. ...

  2. Soldiers and police hold two-day anti-terrorism exercise in Tibet

    Posted Aug 06th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Authorities in Tibet have staged anti-terrorist exercises- a sign that officials have stepped up their guard in the region ahead of the Olympics. The Tibet Daily said soldiers and police took part in the exercises, held at the railway station and the airport in Lhasa on Saturday and Monday. The report quoted Zhang Yijong, vice-secretary of Tibet, saying the exercises were ...

  3. 2-month drill to test PLA's logistics and mobility

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The People's Liberation Army yesterday launched a two-month trans-national drill aimed at ensuring security in western regions of Tibet and Xinjiang and coastal areas ... be exchanged. Ni Lexiong, a Shanghai-based military expert, said the deployment had reflected China's moves to ensure security in the restive regions of Tibet and Xinjiang. 'You can see ...

  4. Beijing rolls out security measures

    Posted Jun 24th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... of Contemporary International Relations. 'Our leadership should keep a close eye on separatists from the East Turkestan Islamic Movement and some critical activists from the Tibet Independence ... with troublemakers at home.' More than 100,000 police patrolled Beijing to make sure last year's Olympics passed off without incident. Besides Beijing, Dr Li said security in Xinjiang and Tibet ...

  5. 100 detonators seized on train from Urumqi

    Posted Jul 19th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... States as a terrorist organisation. Critics and rights groups say Beijing is exaggerating security threats to crack down on dissent, particularly in Xinjiang and Tibet. ...

  6. 8 dead, thousands homeless after torrential rain lashes Sichuan

    Posted Jul 19th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... provinces. Part of the main road from Sichuan to Tibet was swept away, killing two and trapping more than 100 vehicles. The weather forecast said more rain was expected in the next 10 days. ...

  7. Not a word on the conflict from Politburo's Standing Committee

    Posted Jul 08th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... following the close of the annual National People's Congress, as a hypocrite who had instigated the worst anti-Chinese riots in two decades. The unrest in Tibet broke out on March 14. ...

  8. Foreign minister mobbed by activists

    Posted Sep 15th 2005, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... threatened to grow more uncertain, New York City police hustled the foreign minister to safety. The protesters were identified as members of the International Campaign for Tibet and the Falun Gong. ...

  9. Foreign minister mobbed by activists

    Posted Sep 15th 2005, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Protesters stopped Foreign Affairs Minister Li Zhaoxing from making a speech to supporters outside the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York on Tuesday ahead of a planned address by President Hu Jintao. New York policemen hustled an embarrassed Mr Li away from the scene as pro-Beijing American-Chinese clashed with members of the International Campaign for Tibet and the Falun ...

  10. PLA shows off slimmer, hi-tech fighting force

    Posted Oct 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... forces in Xinjiang and Tibet is the biggest headache for Beijing,' Ni said. 'Territorial disputes come only second.' ...




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