BEIJING, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) -- China firmly opposes appointment of a U.S. special coordinator for Tibetan issues.
"We have never recognized and will not recognize in the future the so-called special coordinator for Tibetan issues appointed by the United States," said Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying at a daily press briefing on Monday.
"China resolutely opposes any foreign country using Tibet to interfere in China's internal affairs," Hua said.
Media reports on Friday said that Sarah Sewall, a U.S. official responsible for human rights, had been appointed as special coordinator for Tibetan issues.
China urges U.S. to correct mistakes on Tibet
BEIJING, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Qin Gang on Saturday evening urged the United States to correct its mistakes after President Barack Obama met with the Dalai Lama.
"We once again urge the U.S. side to correct mistakes," Qin said in a press release. Full story
China Focus: What is this "middle way" the Dalai Lama preaches?
BEIJING, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) -- A bylined opinion article was published on Saturday to expose the true nature of the "middle way" approach preached by the Dalai Lama.
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What is this "middle way" the by Dalai Lama preaches? Full story