Rally at UN Against Chinese President Xi Jinping
Press Release (ePRNews.com) - NEW YORK - Sep 13, 2018 - On Sept. 18, activists and local New Yorkers representing various communities – including Tibetans, Uyghurs, Southern Mongolians, Taiwanese, Hong Kongers, Chinese rights advocates and supporters – will be gathered at the UN Plaza to protest Chinese President Xi Jinping’s totalitarian rule and human rights atrocities across China and its occupied territories. The solidarity rally brings together various affected groups that condemn Xi Jinping’s totalitarian rule and his oppressive policies, and demand freedom, democracy and the right to self-determination and political independence. This event is being jointly organized by thirteen leading movement-based organizations. The program will also include a political parody featuring Winnie the Pooh and an ‘Ink Xi Jinping’ action.
WHO: Tibetans, Uyghurs, Southern Mongolians, Taiwanese, Hong Kongers, and Chinese Democracy Activists and Supporters.
WHERE: Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, United Nations. E. 47 St. bet. 1 Ave. and 2 Ave., Manhattan
WHEN: Sept. 18, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
MC: Dorjee Tseten, Executive Director, Students for a Free Tibet
Ilshat Hassan, President of Uyghur American Association
Enghebatu Togochog, Director of Southern Mongolian Human Rights Information Center
Sarah Cook, Senior Researcher for East Asia, Freedom House
Teng Baio, Chinese Human Rights Lawyer and Activist
Omer Karnat, Director, Uyghur Human Rights Project
Ngawang Tharchin, President, Regional Tibetan Youth Congress NY/NJ
Anna Cheung, Activist, New York For Hong Kong
Marvin Kumetat, US Program Coordinator, Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization
Representative from Keep Taiwan Free
China Human Rights Accountability Center
Regional Chushi Gangdruk of New York and New Jersey
Unrepresented Nations and People Organization (UNPO)
Dorjee Tseten, Executive Director, Students for a Free Tibet, 646 753 3889 email@example.com
Teng Biao, Chinese Human Rights Lawyer and Human Rights Activist, 6173966099 firstname.lastname@example.org
Zubayra Shamseden, Uyghur Human Rights Project, 5715350639, email@example.comSource : Students for a Free Tibet