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Hu Jintao's Indictments: Background, Significance, and Reaction

The Spanish National Court has indicted the former President of China, Hu Jintao for genocide in Tibet during his rule as the Party Secretary of Tibet Autonomous Region from 1988-1992 and as the President of China from 2003 on October 9t, 2013. This indictment is a culmination of many years of hard work and legal wrangle by some activists based in Spain and others. Table Talk invites one of the plaintiffs Thupten Wangchen to discuss the background of this case and its significance.