Nepal targets Tibetan exiles, under pressure from China -rights body

By Reuters | Tue, 1 Apr 2014 11:55 AM
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By Gopal Sharma

KATHMANDU, April 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tibetan refugees living in Nepal face tighter curbs on freedom of expression and assembly as the tiny Himalayan nation succumbs to pressure from neighbour China, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Tuesday.

Nepal is home to more than 20,000 Tibetans - for many from as far back as 1959, when their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, fled to ...

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