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Tibetans in Toronto Stage Demonstration Against Nortel Company


The staging of demonstrationin front of Nortel Annual Meeting in Toronton on June 29, 2006. Nortel company is supplying telecom-equipment to China in building the controversial railway line between Lhasa and Gormo and therefore the demonstrator called upon the company shareholder's to
respect the human rights and moreover to take into consideration of the rights and interest of owner of the land,Tibetans. It is reported that the spokesperson of the demonstration said that the railway line will harm the culture and with more population transfer it will change the demographic situation in Tibet. The demonstration was organised by local Tibetan NGO's.

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