The bill introduced in the House of Representatives would punish Chinese officials who interfere in the Dalai Lama’s succession. Photo: Reuters

New US bill demands China grant consulate in Tibet and stay away from Dalai Lama succession

  • Lawmakers would prohibit Beijing from opening any new consulates on American soil until the US is permitted to establish its own diplomatic office in Lhasa
  • The bill introduced in the House of Representatives also lays out a path for punishing Chinese officials who interfere with the Dalai Lama’s succession plans
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The bill introduced in the House of Representatives would punish Chinese officials who interfere in the Dalai Lama’s succession. Photo: Reuters
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