Tibetan Buddhists in China: America expressed concern over the action against Tibetan Buddhists in China, gave this advice

Tibetan Buddhists in China: America expressed concern over the action against Tibetan Buddhists in China, gave this advice

The US State Department on Thursday expressed   deep concern over reports of China 's actions against Tibetan Buddhists , as part of its campaign to end the ethnic minority's traditions. Including the destruction of Buddha statues .

The State Department's Office of International Religious Freedom , which emphasizes the promotion of universal respect for freedom of religion or belief for all as a main objective of US foreign policy, urged Chinese officials to to respect the right to freely exercise their faith.

"China should respect the beliefs and beliefs of Tibetans"
According to Hindustan Times , the US Office of International Religious Freedom criticized China's policy and wrote on Twitter, "We are deeply disturbed by reports of the PRC intensifying action against Tibetan Buddhists, including the authorities destroying Buddha statues. , removing prayer wheels and burning prayer flags. We urge the PRC authorities to respect the right of Tibetans to freely practice their beliefs and beliefs."

This statement from the US comes after reports of China destroying the iconic second Buddhist statue of Tibetans in Sichuan province of western China. The destruction of a three-storey statue of Maitreya Buddha at the Gaden Namyal Ling Monastery in Drago County in the Kardje Tibetan Autonomous Province was confirmed through commercial satellite imagery, Radio Free Asia reported.

Buddhist statue vandalized for security reasons: China
According to the report, Chinese officials claimed that the Buddhist statue was vandalized for security reasons. Giving information, quoting people familiar with the matter, the RFA said that there is no fire protection in the temple with a three-storey high statue of Maitreya Buddha.

Beijing has long been accused of cracking down on ethnic minorities in order to strip them of their identity. China is reportedly banning religious and "Arabic" architecture in Hui-dominated areas. The Huis are a Chinese-speaking community that practices the religion of Islam, and are considered the largest Muslim minority group there, with a population of over 20 million.

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Tonga Volcano: 'Terrifying' scene captured in satellite pictures, see how giant volcano erupted under sea, panic for many countries

Tonga Volcano: 'Terrifying' scene captured in satellite pictures, see how giant volcano erupted under sea, panic for many countries

In the island country of Tonga ( Tonga Volcano ), the situation became worrying after a sudden volcanic eruption inside the sea on Saturday . The sound of volcanic eruption was heard in many neighboring countries. Videos and satellite pictures of this incident are being shared fiercely on social media since evening ( Volcano Eruption ) . In which a very dangerous scene can be seen. Whereas there is a video in which the beach area after the explosion is seen to be completely submerged in water. At the time of the incident, it seemed as if a bomb had exploded.

Ashes and small pebbles were raining everywhere, while the sky was covered in darkness. Smoke and gas were also seen coming out of the water (Tonga Volcano New Zealand). After the volcanic eruption, a tsunami warning was issued from nearby countries New Zealand, Fiji, Japan, Australia and Samoa to Alaska in the US, although the tsunami threat had started to subside by Sunday, but how much damage has been done to Tonga so far (Tonga Volcano is Located Where). It could not be estimated.

New Zealand will help soon
New Zealand has said that it is monitoring the situation closely. And as the water waves subside, the neighboring country will extend help to Tonga (Tonga Volcano Eruption Aash Cloud). Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that the capital of Tonga, Nuku'Olfa, had suffered a lot. But there is no news of any injury or death (Tonga Volcano Eruption Tsunami Warning). He has said this at a time when countries and humanitarian groups in the Pacific are trying to contact Tonga. Telephone and internet services were snapped here after the incident. Due to which about 105,000 people have been affected.

high plume of smoke was observed
Satellite images showed that plumes of smoke caused by the volcanic eruption were seen up to about 20 kilometers (12 mi) above sea level (Tonga Volcano Tsunami Advisory). Boats parked on the seashore were washed away in the water and people's houses were drowned. Residents were sent to higher places in time. Tsunamis occurred in Tonga, as well as tsunami waves were seen in Australia and Japan (Tonga Volcano Satellite Video). US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Twitter that he is 'deeply concerned for the people of Tonga due to the volcanic eruption and tsunami (Tonga Volcano Latest News). America is ready to provide assistance to its neighbors in the Pacific region.

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