“Tibetans Face a Passport Dilemma” By WoeserFreitag, 04.09.2015, 13:54 Uhr | Kategorie(n): China allgemein, News Allgemein
Not so long ago, a journalist from the South China Morning Post gave me a call and asked: I read a Weibo post by the Tibetan writer Pema Norzin that all Tibetan people’s passports have been confiscated, why is that?
For me or any fellow Tibetans, this question is not really a question, because this is just the way it is, this is reality. And yet, it is not only foreign journalists who do not understand this, some of those famous Chinese netizens who frequently travel to Tibet are also showing their surprise: Really?! The fact that Tibetans had to hand over their passport never gets reported on at all. Most Chinese people do not know.
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