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Detained in China and Tibet a directory of political and religious prisoners

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Published by Human Rights Watch in New York .
Written in English



  • China,
  • Tibet (China),
  • China.


  • Prisoners -- China -- Directories.,
  • Human rights -- China.,
  • China -- Social conditions -- 1976-2000.,
  • Tibet (China) -- Social conditions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAsia Watch.
ContributionsMunro, Robin., Spiegel, Mickey., Asia Watch Committee (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsJC599.C6 D47 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 632 p. ;
Number of Pages632
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1182581M
ISBN 101564321053
LC Control Number94170834

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  Mr. Tashi, 32, has been detained for nearly two years in and around the town of Yushu, on the Tibetan plateau in the far west of China. He is among the most prominent political prisoners in .   “China’s authorities are increasingly treating private gatherings among activists as crimes, and should release all those wrongfully detained.” In late December, police across the country began detaining participants to a December 7 and 8 gathering in Xiamen, Fujian province, where they discussed human rights and China’s political future.   The pilgrims were detained at checkpoints while returning overland via Nepal or while flying into Lhasa, the Tibetan capital. Some have been released, and many who were held in . Authorities in northwestern China’s Qinghai province briefly detained a Tibetan monk at the end of last year over his plans to publish a book about his travels in India, threatening him with re.

Get this from a library! Detained in China and Tibet: a directory of political and religious prisoners. [Robin Munro; Mickey Spiegel; Asia Watch Committee (U.S.);] -- The most comprehensive report on arbitrary detention in China and Tibet ever published, Detained in China and Tibet documents a pattern of systematic suppression of dissent--political and.   Chinese police detained Jampa Dorje and his son on or near Dec. 30, in Dzogang (Chinese: Zuogong) county in Chamdo (Changdu) prefecture in central Tibet. Radio Free Asia’s Tibetan service first reported on their apprehension on Ma and the International Campaign for Tibet later verified the information.   Tibetan writer detained in China after earthquake critique religion and culture in Tibet. However, he published a book this year that was far more critical of the government in the wake of. Get this from a library! China: no progress on human rights: update no. 1 to Detained in China and Tibet.. [Human Rights Watch/Asia (Organization);].

  China says it has detained a Taiwanese NGO worker and human rights activist on suspicion of endangering national security, amid worsening relations between Beijing .   Radio Free Asia China, 23 September , Read the original article here. Authorities in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan have criminally detained a prominent rights activist after he repeatedly showed public support for the anti-extradition protests in Hong Kong. Chen Yunfei was t. Security officers in China’s Sichuan province have detained two Tibetan monks who wrote books critical of Chinese policies in Tibet and are holding them in an undisclosed location where they may. The history of Tibet from to the present started with the Chinese invading Tibet in Before then, Tibet had declared independence from China in In , the Tibetans signed a seventeen-point agreement reaffirming China's sovereignty over Tibet and providing an autonomous administration led by Dalai Lama.