TITLE

Villagers being forced to sign document to damn the Dalai Lama

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Tibetan Review: The Monthly Magazine on all Aspects of Tibet;May2008, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the villagers at Nyagchu County of Kandze Prefecture were ordered to sign a signature campaign documents against the Dalai Lama in Tibet, China. Officials were said to have imposed the campaign through blank pieces of paper without explaining its purpose. When resisted, the authorities threatened to withhold the monetary compensations the Tibetans were being provided for growing trees and other plants on their agricultural land.
ACCESSION #
32097792

 

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