Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk has been released after five years behind bars. Photo: Freetibet.org
Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk has been released after five years behind bars. Photo: Freetibet.org
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Human rights in China: Tibetan activist Tashi Wangchuk released after five years in prison

  • Activist was detained in 2016 for ‘inciting separatism’ after appearing in a documentary about the diminishing use of the Tibetan language
  • He is now at his sister’s home in Qinghai province but his lawyer says he is unsure if his client is ‘fully free’

Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk has been released after five years behind bars. Photo: Freetibet.org
Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk has been released after five years behind bars. Photo: Freetibet.org
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