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Gaddafi's 'Kindness' ....

In Libya, nearly every family has at least 3 Green books that promote the 'revolutionary ideas' of Gaddafi which offer people a good life and equal rights, though the reality was very different for the Libyan people.

But according to ifeng website, in September 1978, Gaddafi warned religious leaders in his country: “If you continue to act against me, I will burn all the green books, and replace them with the Red book (from China)!”  Obviously Gaddafi  would only use Mao's 'red book' as a last option for punishment. This proved that compared to communist in China, there was still some 'room for kindness' from Gaddafi for the Libya people!

The red book can be purchased online from a Chinese Confucius old book store (screenshot).

It would not surprise if Mao's book is available in the Confucius Institutes set up by the Chinese communist regime in many western countries for propaganda purposes.

Two Tibetan Monks Arrested PDF Print E-mail
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Woechung Gyatso writing a confession letter during the workshop (unnamed We Chat user)

 

On 16 April two monks from Tsang Monastery in Ba Dzong, Tsolho Prefecture were arrested for sharing' illegal' photos and articles on WeChat.

One of the monks has been identified as Woechung Gyatso, of Deden village in Malho Sogdzong in eastern Tibet, while the other’s identity remains unknown.

While the second, unidentified, monk was released after multiple interrogation sessions, Woechung Gyatso remains in detention. His current location and situation are unknown at this time.

Tsang Monastery

Tsang monastery has a record of resistance to China’s occupation of Tibet. During the 2008 uprising over 500 monks from the monastery hoisted a Tibetan national flag onto the monastery’s roof. They also carried out a peaceful demonstration where they held photos of the Dalai Lama.

Choktrin Gyatso, a monk who participated in the March 2008 demonstration at the monastery, was released last year after serving nine years of his ten year sentence. In 2015, Tsering Dondrub was detained for posting images of the Tibetan flag and the Dalai Lama on WeChat.

These acts of resistance have been met with reprisals from authorities. Only last month, local authorities conducted a cybersecurity workshop with the monks of Tsang Monastery where monks, including Woechung Gyatso, were forced to write confession letters after being suspected of posting 'illegal' social media content. The workshop also informed monks of the newly implemented cybersecurity law and warned of severe penalties in case of its violation.

In October 2017, Tibetans in Zeku County were required to attend compulsory training for WeChat chat organisers which stressed the need to block material such as references to Tibetan independence.

 

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