Washingon, DC — While expressing gratitude to U.S lawmakers for the recent introduction of the new comprehensive bill “Tibet Policy and Support Act of 2019” in the U.S. Congress, the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), strongly urges US lawmakers to swiftly pass it. USCIRF also welcomes recent measures to protect religious freedom in China.
Dharamshala, India — The ‘3rd Special General Meeting’ of Tibetans has unanimously passed four historic resolutions, declaring "the six million Tibetan’s earnest prayers for His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama to reincarnate as per the Tibetan Buddhist tradition and rejecting outrightly China’s preposterous interference in the sacred institution of Tibetan reincarnation."
New York — US President Donald Trump presented a strong denunciation of socialism and communism in his address to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, as he called for an end to religious persecutions across the world. President Trump strongly criticised the socialist order and the communist regimes, saying "socialism and communism are not about justice and equality."
Paris — "For its 70th anniversary, the Chinese regime disguises as a champion of human rights," the Paris-based Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said, criticising the totalitarian regime in China for ignoring the dire situation of press freedom for which China ranks 77 out of 180 countries in its 2019 worldwide index of press freedom, only two places ahead of North Korea.