US Representative Scott Perry urges President Trump to recognize Tibet’s independent status
Washington DC: United States Representative Scott Perry (Republican – Pennsylvania) sent a letter to President Donald Trump urging the President to have the United States recognize Tibet as an independent country. Read the letter here.
In the letter, Representative Perry praises President Trump’s initiative to highlight the Chinese Communist Party’s “roguish behavior” and highlight’s Tibet’s occupied status, a status that is supported by past US legislation.
This past spring, Representative Perry introduced a House bill (H.R. 6948) that would “authorize the President to recognize the Tibet Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China as a separate, independent country, and for other purposes.”
-Filed by Office of Tibet, Washington DC