Tibet celebrates 60th anniversary of peaceful liberation

11:18, July 19, 2011      

Email | Print | Subscribe | Comments | Forum 

Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping (4th R Front) attends the celebration conference marking the 60th anniversary of the peaceful liberation of Tibet, in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, July 19, 2011. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang)

A grand ceremony was held Tuesday in Lhasa, capital city of Tibet Autonomous Region, to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the peaceful liberation of Tibet.

On May 23, 1951, the Agreement of the Central People's Government and the Local Government of Tibet on Measures for the Peaceful Liberation of Tibet, also known as "17-Article Agreement," was signed in Beijing, marking the peaceful liberation of Tibet.
【1】 【2】

  Weekly review  


  • Do you have anything to say?


Special Coverage
  • Premier Wen Jiabao visits Hungary, Britain, Germany
  • From drought to floods
Major headlines
Editor's Pick
  • Mandela changes face of South Africa
  • South Africa, Britain differ on approaches to Libyan crisis
  • Libyan rebels claim control of Brega
  • Vocational training program for Tibetan students on basis of compulsory education
  • Good service in T27 train from Beijing to Lhasa, China's Tibet
  • China Company serves for Kenya's construction and development
Hot Forum Discussion