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Why Isn’t Tibet Free?

For over 60 years, Tibetans have sought autonomy from Chinese rule and to no avail. Recent reports suggest that the region’s current leader and longest living incumbent, the 14th Dalai Lama, will be the last of his kind unless Tibet gains its freedom. Will China ever grant Tibet independence? What does it mean if the Dalai Lama doesn’t have a successor?

Learn More:
Inside Tibet
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/spl/hi/guides/456900/456954/html/nn0page1.stm
“Tibet has become the focus of world attention after violent protests against Chinese rule.”

China Tells Dalai Lama again to respect reincarnation
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/10/us-china-tibet-idUSKBN0H50ST20140910
“China repeated a call on the Dalai Lama on Wednesday to respect what it said was the historic practice of reincarnation, after the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader implied in a newspaper interview he may be the last to hold the position.”

17 Point Agreement for the Peaceful Liberation of Tibet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seventeen_Point_Agreement_for_the_Peaceful_Liberation_of_Tibet
“The Agreement of the Central People’s Government and the Local Government of Tibet on Measures for the Peaceful Liberation of Tibet…”

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