Tibet Support  Groups Urge EU to Promote Dialogue on Tibet's Autonomy

The European Parliamentarian Conference on Tibet in Brussels today expressed deep concern about the continuing violation of the rights of Tibetan people by the People's Republic of China, and unanimously called upon the European Union and national governments of European countries to push for a political settlements of the long-standing Sino-Tibetan issue. More than 200 participants from 20 countries attended the conference at the European Parliament in Brussels. The conference organizer Mr. Thomas Mann said, " The EU must ensure that the EU and its member states implement effective policies to promote an end to the tragic oppression of the Tibetan people."