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HRW: China Pressuring Nepal to Repress Tibetans

Human Rights Watch is accusing China of putting strong pressure on Nepal to restrict the rights of Tibetans living in that country. The group said in a new report Tuesday that Tibetans face excessive use of force by Nepalese police, arbitrary arrests, spying, and threats. Human Rights Watch said Nepal is under huge pressure from China to limit the number of Tibetans who can enter the country, in violation of international law. Nepal has long been a refuge to Tibetans seeking to escape...

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