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Former Tibetan Political Prisoner Appeals to NGOs for Tibet’s Freedom - 2003-04-01

Tibetan political prisoner Takna Jigme Sangpo met with representatives of international NGOs monday in Geneva, Switzerland and appealed for Tibet’s freedom. He said that what Tibetans in Tibet need is a genuine freedom of speech and freedom to exercise their human rights. He said that Tibetans in Tibet today are at the mercy of Chinese overlords who order them like masters and the Tibetans have no choice other than to obey. He also expressed his hope for a meaningful dialogue between the representatives of the Dalai Lama and the leadership in Beijing.