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After Tibet Visit, US Lawmakers Air Concerns

A group of U.S. Congress members has completed the first such trip to Tibet in at least seven years, saying they recognize China's commitment to building infrastructure in the territory but remain concerned about its cultural, religious and linguistic heritage. Nancy Pelosi, leader of the opposition Democratic Party in the House of Representatives, said she and six other party members also visited Beijing and Hong Kong. In a formal statement issued from an air base in Alaska on the...

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