Robert Wang, deputy chief of mission at the US embassy in Beijing, was “urgently summoned” by the Chinese Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Cui to receive protests from Beijing on Saturday after the interview between Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama at the White House. “China expresses its strong indignation and resolute opposition. Tibet is […]
President Barack Obama will receive the Dalai Lama Saturday, the White House announced on the eve of this new meeting with the Tibetan spiritual leader who is likely to upset China. “I can confirm that they will meet tomorrow,” said a White House official who requested anonymity. “We are firmly opposed to any separation activity […]
The Chinese government has demanded the U.S. not to meddle in Tibet Issue, following the meetings held in Washington where several American politicians met with the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama. “Tibet Issue is China’s internal affair, and China firmly opposes any country or person intrudes in internal affair on the Tibet issue,” stressed […]
The Chinese authorities have closed Tibet to foreign tourists until the end of July for the second time this year marking the sixtieth anniversary of the peaceful liberation of the region.