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  1. 1. Tibet NewsBy:Brandon Dunn, IzayahSilva, and Michael Giard.
  2. 2. China’s government regards Tibet as an integral part of China and is sensitiveto expressions of support from Tibet’s former ruler, the Dalai Lama, who fledinto exile in 1959, after a failed uprising against Chinese rule.
  3. 3. Dalai Lama has accused china of stifling the tibetan culture
  4. 4. In tibet people who china accuses are sent to labor camps or tortured or orsome even commit suicide.some commit suicide by burning themselves todeath.
  5. 5. Over 1.6 million people have been killed since china has occupied tibet
  6. 6. The Dalai Lama got mad at china for taking freedom away from his country
  7. 7. over 6-7 thousand temples and monasteries have been burned or destroyed bychina since chinese occupation
  8. 8. Since chinese occupation, the panchen lama is now a chinese hostage.
  9. 9. If you own an image of the Dalai lama or a Tibetan Flag it is still illegal topossess today in tibet Dalai Lama Tibetan Flag
  10. 10. Tibets ecosystem is severely damaged: vast regions of forest have beenremoved
  11. 11. A secret Chinese document in 1992 revealed plans to swamp the Tibetanpopulation with even more Chinese.
  12. 12. when people escape tibet they go to Mongolia, Nepal or India.
  13. 13. China is using Tibet as a dumping ground for nuclear waste.
  14. 14. Tibetans must pledge their allegiance to the Chinese government failure to doso can result in imprisonment or other forms of punishment.
  15. 15. Over 180,000 Tibetans are in exile worldwide
  16. 16. Over 8 million Chinese colonists have moved into Tibet in a step to dominatethe Tibetans.
  17. 17. Tibets substantial mineral resources have been pillaged and continues to thisdate.
  18. 18. Tibetans use minerals for their natural resources.
  19. 19. There are between 1/4 and 1/2 million Chinese troops in Tibet right now
  20. 20. China may want tibet because Their Economy, Employment Prospects, andMass migration.
  21. 21. Over six thousand monasteries and temples and historical structureslooted and destroyed beyond repair
  22. 22. In 692, the Chinese retook their western lands from the Tibetans after defeatingthem at Kashgar.
  23. 23. Tibet and China signed a peace treaty in 821 or 822, which delineated theborder between the two empires.
  24. 24. Tibet will rise again one day as the spiritual centre of the world, but only whenthe time is right
  25. 25. The chinese soldiers are scattered from nepal, tibet, mongolia, india.
  26. 26. The EndResources:● lobsangrampa.org● dalailama.com● northandeastasiageography● tibetnews.com