Tibetan monks walk past a Chinese police vehicle in a Tibetan area of Sichuan in a file photo.

Tibetan Monasteries Closed to Outside Visitors on Dalai Lama’s Birthday

Chinese authorities seek to quash loyalty to the exiled spiritual leader and deter protests in the monasteries against rule by Beijing.

Tibet’s Panchen Lama – Once the World’s Youngest Prisoner of Conscience – Turns 31

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