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  1. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Beijing says Obama-Dalai Lama meeting broke US promise on Tibet

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 01:11pm by AFP, AP, Staff Reporter

    ... Agencies in Beijing and Washington Obama-Dalai Lama meeting 'broke US promise not to support Tibet independence' Beijing accuses US of meddling in its affairs China yesterday ... offering "strong support" for the protection of Tibetans' human rights. Chinese ambassador to the US Cui Tiankai criticised the US for breaking its promise not to support "Tibet ...

  2. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Hague seeks to calm the waters over Tibet

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Hague seeks to calm the waters over Tibet British Foreign Secretary William Hague told his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi yesterday that "London recognises Tibet as part of China", Xinhua reported. The phone conversation followed reports that British Prime Minister David Cameron abandoned a trip to China in April to meet the new ...

  3. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Business beats border dispute as Chinese and Indian leaders go face to face

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 03:39am by Teddy Ng, Andrea Chen, Reuters, AFP

    ... of a new route for Indian pilgrimage to Tibet. Beijing would also step up cooperation with India in multilateral forums, and welcome New Delhi as a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation ... the Xi visit to be a success, New Delhi asked the Dalai Lama, Tibet's exiled spiritual leader, to reschedule an event in New Delhi. Indian police detained some protesters who waved Tibetan ...

  4. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Chinese troops withdraw from disputed borders as Xi, Modi wrap up talks: reports

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 05:27pm by AFP

    ... protesters shouted slogans outside the Taj Palace hotel in Delhi, where the meetings were held, before being taken away by police. A number of pro-Tibet protests have been held in New Delhi during Xi's visit, a reminder of the other irritant in India-China ties: the presence the Dalai Lama. Tibet's exiled spiritual leader has made India his home since fleeing a failed uprising ...

  5. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Xi Jinping repeats call for political solution in Ukraine

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 10:14am by Reuters in Beijing

    ... on the referendum in which Crimea voted overwhelmingly to join Russia, lest it set a precedent for its own restive regions, like Tibet. Beijing, a permanent member of the UN Security Council, has repeatedly ...

  6. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    No progress on Sino-Indian border dispute during Xi Jinping visit, analysts say

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 05:29am by Minnie Chan

    ... concerned a remote, Indian-administered Himalayan area of nearly 90,000 square kilometres. China calls the contested zone Southern Tibet while India refers to it as Arunachal Pradesh. Neither side ...

  7. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping to discuss economic ties and border disputes

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by Teddy Ng, Minnie Chan, AFP

    ... Monthly reported that since October the Chinese military had begun withdrawing almost all of its main fleet of J-10 and J-11 fighters from the Xigaze air force base in Tibet close to the disputed ...

  8. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    Beijing’s muted response to Obama-Dalai Lama meet reveals shift in US-China ties

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 11:21am by AFP

    ... an abortive uprising in 1959, already enjoys a worldwide following and it is doubtful that a single meeting would move the needle on Tibet. But Glaser argued that the reverse – Obama not seeing ... willing to stick their necks out to see the Dalai Lama,” she said. An eventual shift on Tibet? China has taken much stronger action against other countries in its efforts to sideline the Dalai ...

  9. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Premier Li Keqiang unlikely to make political headway during British visit

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 05:44am by Cary Huang

    ... in three years. Analysts said the economy had become a driving force to improve Sino-British ties, despite long-standing differences over human rights, Tibet and other political issues. Jingdong ... issues, although, as usual, human rights, Tibet and Hong Kong would be on the agenda. Differences surfaced again in April when a British Foreign Office document criticising China's ...

  10. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    India and China hold first major talks since Modi win

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 01:39pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... formally demarcated, although they have signed accords to maintain peace. Meanwhile Tibet’s government-in-exile, based in India, has pinned its hopes on Modi’s government to speak up for Tibetans during Wang’s visit. “This is in the interest of India as well because Tibet, as a buffer zone between India and China, has served the interests of all neighbouring countries,” exiled Tibetan ...




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