Tibetan spiritual leader, the
Dalai Lama, says that cultural genocide is taking place in Tibet, particularly in light of the Chinese authority's requirement of Mandarin as the language of instruction in schools in Tibet.
Tibet Governor Padma Choling announces to the National People's Congress that China will decide Tenzin Gyatso's reincarnation as Dalai Lama. 2010-03-8 (Context: 14th Dalai Lama, Dalai Lama, Tibet)
China describes Tibetan monks that have self-immolated as "criminals" and accuses the Dalai Lama of supporting the acts. 2012-03-7 (Context: 14th Dalai Lama, Tibet)
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao says the Dalai Lama is responsible for ongoing self-immolations by Tibetan monks. 2012-03-15 (Context: 14th Dalai Lama, Tibet)
The Tibetan government in-exile accepts the Dalai Lama's resignation from politics; the parliament is to seek the Tibetan community's opinion. 2011-03-25 (Context: 14th Dalai Lama, Tibet)
The 14th Dalai Lama formally submits his resignation as Tibet's political leader to the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile in Dharamsala, India. 2011-03-14 (Context: 14th Dalai Lama, Tibet)