The proposed US legislation would set out a road map for sanctions against Chinese officials who interfere in the Dalai Lama’s succession. Photo: EPA-EFE

US House approves Tibet bill in latest human rights challenge to Beijing

  • The Tibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019 lays out a road map for sanctions against Chinese officials who interfere in the Dalai Lama’s succession
  • Bill, which passed easily, would also block new Chinese consulates in US until Beijing lets Washington build its own diplomatic station in Tibet
Topic |   US-China relations
The proposed US legislation would set out a road map for sanctions against Chinese officials who interfere in the Dalai Lama’s succession. Photo: EPA-EFE
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