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PEN America: Nearly 1,000 Writers and Linguists Sign Open Letter Demanding China Release Tibetan Language Advocate

Jan 27, 2020 - Targeted News Service

PEN America issued the following news release on Jan. 26:

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- Today marks four years since Tashi Wangchuk was secretly detained for his work advocating Tiebtan language rights

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PEN America released an open letter signed by nearly 1,000 writers, linguists, translators, and language rights advocates calling for the immediate release of Tashi Wangchuk. Exactly four years ago today, on January 27, 2016, Chinese officials secretly detained Wangchuk for his activism on...