Beijing Attorney Defends Client and Dalai Lama བོད་སྐད།

A Chinese lawyer known for his efforts for defending human rights has strongly supported the Dalai Lama’s call for a genuine autonomy for Tibet and his long-term vision to bring mutual benefit and friendship between the Chinese and Tibetan people.

Zhu Jiuhu, a Beijing-based attorney, expressed his support for Tibet’s genuine autonomy while defending his client Chen Daojun, a Chinese writer convicted for inciting separatist activities, during a trial in Chengdu on 5 November, reported Buxon News.

In his statement, Zhu Jiuhu spoke in strong support of His Holiness the Dalai Lama message to the China’s leadership and the Chinese people on 28 March, in which “His Holiness clearly said he is seeking a meaningful regional autonomy for Tibet within the framework of the People’s Republic of China and not separation of Tibet.

Information for this report was provided by Tibet.net