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Tsering Tsomo, Executive Director at Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy. Photo: TPI/Choneyi Sangpo

The Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD) is deeply concerned about the new National Security Law that was released in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on July 1, 2015. As a human rights organization, TCHRD believes that this new law will enable Chinese authorities to further justify the human rights abuses that continue to take place for Tibetans today.

A candlelight seeks freedom for the people of Tibet. Photo: Lhasa Daily

This letter is in response to the petition I received from the International Campaign for Tibet to press China to end its crackdown in Tibet and to show that I am standing with them in protest.

FIDH President Lahidji

On 29 June 2015, the EU-China Summit, hosting various international human rights organizations including FIDH, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International as well as International Campaign for Tibet, took place in Brussels and highlighted the deteriorating human rights situation in China, where systematic repression of dissent and violent crackdowns on religious and ethnic minorities are on the rise.

The next Sikying of Tibet. Photo: Lhasa Daily

Dharamshala — Nearly four years back, Tibetan Prime Ministerial election drew unprecedented hype and attention around the world (where Tibetans Diasporas are concentrated). Even the southernmost part of Indian city called Chennai wasn’t spared from the storm of election. For the first time, Tibetan college students based in Chennai also partook in the 2011 Tibetan (Prime Ministerial and Parliamentary) Election.

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