Latest Stories Tagged: human rights

Global Politics

Tibet dilemma for Taiwan

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports that the Chinese crackdown on Tibet -- and calls for an Olympic boycott over China's human rights record -- pose a dilemma for Taiwan's president-elect: that is, get closer to China

Conflict & Justice

Tibet eyewitness

Anchor Marco Werman speaks to James Miles, China correspondent for The Economist, who also happened to be on a government-approved visit to Lhasa when anti-China protests broke out in the Tibetan capital.

Conflict & Justice

Pressure on China

The World's Matthew Bell reports that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi met with the Dalai Lama in India today, and she called for an international investigation; it was the latest attempt to increase the pressure on China over Tibet.

Conflict & Justice

China's premier speaks on Tibet

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports on China's response to the turmoil in Tibet; Chinese Premier Wen Jaibao set aside a planned speech aimed at promoting China's accomplishments to field questions about the Tibetan government's crackdown on protesters.