Thousands of Tibetans protest on 60th anniversary of uprising against China, as state media defend Beijing’s rule

//Thousands of Tibetans protest on 60th anniversary of uprising against China, as state media defend Beijing’s rule

Thousands of Tibetans protest on 60th anniversary of uprising against China, as state media defend Beijing’s rule

China is defending its often-criticised rule in Tibet 60 years after the Dalai Lama fled into exile amid an abortive uprising against Chinese control, saying those who question its policies are merely showing anti-Chinese bias.The statements in official media came as Tibetans and their supporters marked the anniversary on Sunday and called for greater international support. Despite decades of such calls, however, the Himalayan region appears no closer to gaining greater autonomy, particularly…

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