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Paul Mooney

Special Report - China controls dissidents abroad through relatives back home

Dec 30 2015

MONTREAL/MUNICH Erkin Kurban, an ethnic Uighur from China’s frontier region of Xinjiang, left his homeland for Canada back in 1999. When he returned to Xinjiang for a visit in April 2013, he had not seen his family for more than 13 years. Kurban was especially excited about seeing his 85-year-old mother.

China controls dissidents abroad through relatives back home

Dec 30 2015

MONTREAL/MUNICH Erkin Kurban, an ethnic Uighur from China’s frontier region of Xinjiang, left his homeland for Canada back in 1999. When he returned to Xinjiang for a visit in April 2013, he had not seen his family for more than 13 years. Kurban was especially excited about seeing his 85-year-old mother.

The politics of Tibet’s poisonous religious divide

Dec 21 2015

HONG KONG The doctrinal schism that the Chinese Communist Party is using to hound the Dalai Lama arose long ago in the internecine politics of his own school of Tibetan Buddhism.

Special Report - China co-opts Buddhist sect in drive to discredit Dalai Lama

Dec 21 2015

ALDERSHOT, England Thousands of Buddhists from all over Britain packed into the Aldershot football stadium southwest of London on June 29, quietly waiting under a hot sun to see the Dalai Lama.

The politics of Tibet’s poisonous religious divide

Dec 21 2015

HONG KONG The doctrinal schism that the Chinese Communist Party is using to hound the Dalai Lama arose long ago in the internecine politics of his own school of Tibetan Buddhism.

The politics of Tibet’s poisonous religious divide

Dec 21 2015

HONG KONG The doctrinal schism that the Chinese Communist Party is using to hound the Dalai Lama arose long ago in the internecine politics of his own school of Tibetan Buddhism.

Special Report: China co-opts Buddhist sect in drive to discredit Dalai Lama

Dec 21 2015

ALDERSHOT, England Thousands of Buddhists from all over Britain packed into the Aldershot football stadium southwest of London on June 29, quietly waiting under a hot sun to see the Dalai Lama.

Myanmar monks lead protest decrying U.N. envoy's visit

Jan 16 2015

YANGON Hundreds of protesters led by Buddhist monks rallied in Myanmar on Friday to denounce a visit by a human rights envoy of the United Nations, which has urged the government to grant citizenship to persecuted Rohingya Muslims.

Myanmar monks lead protest decrying U.N. envoy's visit

Jan 16 2015

YANGON Hundreds of protesters led by Buddhist monks rallied in Myanmar on Friday to denounce a visit by a human rights envoy of the United Nations, which has urged the government to grant citizenship to persecuted Rohingya Muslims.

Myanmar monks lead protest decrying U.N. envoy's visit

Jan 16 2015

YANGON, Jan 16 Hundreds of protesters led by Buddhist monks rallied in Myanmar on Friday to denounce a visit by a human rights envoy of the United Nations, which has urged the government to grant citizenship to persecuted Rohingya Muslims.

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