Tibet wanted US to recognize them but never happened o After war took Tibet

Tibet wanted us to recognize them but never happened

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Tibet wanted US to recognize them but never happened o After war- took Tibet back but made them an autonomous region o Local protests, local people, locl war lords, and more wanted to be free o Chinese troops entered Tibet made the signing of the Seventeen point agreement- established its autonomy o There were uprisings like in 1959- Tibetan rebellion and china fully invades, there were troops in 1950s that were there but didn’t attack o Spiritual leader- dalao lama escapes Tibet to india in 1959- if he didn’t leave he would’ve been arrested or killed, walked to india, alive until 2016 budhist monk talking on behalf of the religion and Tibet, was not trying to make a revolution or to become sovereign o China pressured countries like South Africa economically so dalai lama doesn’t visit different countries o In Chinese schools, Tibetan history is a dictatorship monarchy and impoverished place intentionally, dalai lama is evil and china came to save them o Chinese believe they took civilization to Tibet, but dalai lama is evil o West thinks dalai lama is an agel, he does talks at universities and preaches wanted China to give real autonomy to Tibet o China encouraged hun immigration to Tibet with advertisements since 1960s, Tibet now is no longer majority Tibet and nw 65% hun, back then it was 95% Tibet o Dalai lama- reincarnation of past buddhist figure, have to find him o Lil buddha- movie o When present dahlia lama dies, china has a preordained one ready who is a hun o Monks set themselves on fire in protest to Chinese rule
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  • Fall '08
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  • Republic of China, People's Republic of China

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