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World Tibet Network News

Published by the Canada Tibet Committee

Thursday, March 11, 2004

8. 10th March rally in Oslo, Norway

By Norwegian Tibet Committee, Chungdak Koren

Oslo, Norway 10th March- Tibetans and Tibet supporters marks the 45
anniversary of the Tibetan uprising against Chinese rule that took place on
10th March 1959 in Lhasa during which thousands of Tibetans were killed.
This 10-march demonstration in Oslo was organized by Norwegian Tibet
Committee and Students for free Tibet Norway.

The demonstrators gathered in the main square of Oslo and March toward the
Norwegian Parliament with Tibetans flag and 100 meters of banner. At the
Norwegian Parliament Square, Miss Dechen Pelmo from SFT Norway read 10 March
statement of H.H. Dalai Lama in Norwegian followed by appeal from president
of Gu-Chu -sum Ven Yeshi Togden who was invited to Norway by Norwegian Tibet
Committee. From the parliament square, rally went to the Chinese Embassy.
Once the rally reach Embassy compound as usual The Chinese Embassy closed
their iron gate and set on their video camera.

"Despite of very cold weather and also 10 march, today is on a working day,
many have come which is very inspiring for us and also Go-Tso-Som President
Ven.Yeshi Togden leading the rally was very much appreciated said Miss Tsomo
Gyachungtsang, Leader of Norwegian Tibet Committee."

Articles in this Issue:
  1. Statement of the Kashag on the 45th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day
  2. TCHRD releases report on Trulku Tenzin Delek
  3. 10th March Anniversary in Switzerland
  4. Tibetan Flags in Swiss Parliament
  5. Pro-Tibet rallies held in Switzerland
  6. Tibet Protesters in Streets of Chicago
  7. Days of Tibet in the Czech Republic
  8. 10th March rally in Oslo, Norway
  9. Commemoration of the 45th Anniversary of Tibetan National Uprising Day in Belgium

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