government-in-exile government-in-exile

Definition(s):

  • (n) a temporary government moved to or formed in a foreign land by exiles who hope to rule when their country is liberated

Usage(s):

  1. The Dalai Lama's government-in-exile, based in Dharamsala, India, has been engaged in talks with China since 2002.
  2. He began negotiations with the Tibetan government-in-exile.
  3. The flight from China to Dharamsala, the Himalayan site of the Dalai Lama's government-in-exile, caught both India and China unaware.

News

  1. Tibetan government-in-exile's site hit by hackers - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    LONDON (AP) - Hackers recently rigged the website of Tibet's government-in-exile to infect the computers of Chinese-speaking visitors, a researcher said Tuesday, outlining the latest in a series of cyberattacks aimed at activists from the Himalayan region.
    on August 13, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

  2. Tibetan government-in-exile's site hit by hackers

    Hackers recently rigged the website of Tibet's government-in-exile to infect the computers of Chinese-speaking visitors, a researcher said Tuesday, outlining the latest in a series of cyberattacks aimed ...
    on August 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Tibetan Government-in-Exile Website Hacked

    Tibet's government-in-exile says hackers have attacked its Chinese-language website. The development comes after a computer security company warned visitors to the page risk having their computers infected with spyware allowing them to be be tracked. Tashi Phuntsok, a spokesman for the Central Tibetan Administration, tells VOA that staff members at the India-based organization are unable to ...
    on August 13, 2013     Source: Voice of America

Quotes

  1. Addressing reporters a day before the NPC opens, Li said: "Why did the Dalai Lama propose a 'Greater Tibet' and keep the 'government-in-exile' with a so-called constitution while claiming he is not in support of 'Tibet independence'?"
    on Mar 3, 2010 By: Li Zhaoxing Source: Times of India

  2. "The so-called government-in-exile situated in Dharamsala, India, is a defacto, theocratic regime and this illegal government was under direct leadership of the Dalai Lama," Wen said.
    on Mar 13, 2009 By: Wen Jiabao Source: Shanghai Daily

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