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Seven major lies in Dalai Lama's "3•10" statements

03-14-2012 13:02 BJT Special Report:3·14, Four Years |

Editor's note: Every March 10, the 14th Dalai Lama summons up his strength and opens his mouth to repeat what he has argued for several decades. Although he racks his brains every year, there is nothing "new" in his statement. Apart from nothing "new", there are also many contradictions. China Tibet Online will make an inventory of his statements and share his doubtful points.

Lie I: "Build a new Tibetan Nation" & "I am not seeking independence"

March 10, 1961: "The Tibetan people reasserted their Tibetan independence... I appeal to the sponsors and to the Assembly to get the Chinese to vacate their aggression and to help restore the independence of Tibet."

March 10, 1963: "I, therefore, earnestly appeal for the complete withdrawal of the Chinese from Tibet."

March 10, 1971: "I say with confidence that the time will come when my people will fling away the yoke of Communist China's oppression and rise up to build a new Tibetan Nation."

March 10, 1994: "Every one of us must be alert and renew our commitment to the just cause of our country."

March 10, 1998: "With regard to a mutually acceptable solution to the issue of Tibet, my position is very straightforward. I am not seeking independence."

March 10, 2003: "As far back as the early seventies in consultation with senior Tibetan officials I made a decision to seek a solution to the Tibetan problem through a "Middle Way Approach". This framework does not call for independence and separation of Tibet."

March 10, 2005: "I once again want to reassure the Chinese authorities that as long as I am responsible for the affairs of Tibet we remain fully committed to the Middle Way Approach of not seeking independence for Tibet."

March 10, 2006: "This being the case, I have stated time and again that I do not wish to seek Tibet's separation from China, but that I will seek its future within the framework of the Chinese constitution."

March 10, 2009: "The Chinese insistence that we accept Tibet as having been a part of China since ancient times is not only inaccurate but also unreasonable."

The topic is the 14th Dalai Lama's advantage. It's pity that he made contradictory statements. When the situation was at his advantage, he called for "independence"; when he was at disadvantage, he denied "independence". What on earth can believe his statements?

Lie II: Does Tibet used to be an "independent nation"?

March 10, 1964: "Before the Chinese invasion, the Tibetans had remained free and independent for decades."

March 10, 1968: "Tibetan children, whom I look upon as the future foundation of a free and independent Tibet...Many countries have supported our cause in the United Nations and have condemned Chinese aggression in Tibet."

March 10, 1969: "about the facts of Tibet being an independent nation and the armed violations of Tibetan sovereignty by the Chinese Communists."

March 10, 1984: "Tibet was an independent country with a recorded history of more than a thousand years."

March 10, 1981: "It (Tibet) is a nation rich in culture and having a history of more than two thousand years."

The word "independence" routinely exists in the Dalai Lama's annual "3.10" speech. Dalai adapts himself to the changing circumstances with no regard of any principle. Therefore it is unnecessary to discuss the same trick he played as the first one.

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