Quake to halt Tibet protests.
THE Tibetan government-in-exile n. 1. A temporary government moved to or formed in a foreign land by exiles who hope to rule when their country is liberated.
Noun 1. government-in-exile has asked for a temporary halt to protests against China as the country grapples with the aftermath of an earthquake that has killed 40,000 and left millions homeless.
A statement on the website of the Tibetan government-in-exile based in northern India India, officially Republic of India, republic (2005 est pop. 1,080,264,000), 1,261,810 sq mi (3,268,090 sq km), S Asia. The second most populous country in the world, it is also sometimes called Bharat, its ancient name. India's land frontier (c. said "in order to express our solidarity with the great natural disaster that befell on China, Tibetans across the world should shun Shun
In Chinese mythology, one of the three legendary emperors, along with Yao and Da Yu, of the golden age of antiquity (c. 23rd century BC), singled out by Confucius as models of integrity and virtue. staging demonstrations in front of the Chinese embassies in the respective host countries they live in" at least until the end of May.
The 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck central China on May 12. More schools reopened today in China's earthquake-hit Sichuan province, but rain and a lack of tents highlighted the massive task facing the government in sheltering millions left homeless.