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Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese President's Amsterdam visit

Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
01/21
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Tsering Jampa, and a stand-in for the Dalai Lama, symbolically shaking hands with an impersonation of President Xi Jinping.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
02/21
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Tibetan boy, wearing the Tibetan flag, adding his protest.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
03/21
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Tibetan supporter holding a protest sign adding her voice to the protest.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
04/21
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Tibetan supporters wearing head bands with the text "Free Tibet", asking the Chinese President Xi Jinping to meet the Dalai Lama.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
05/21
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Tibetan supporters posing in front of the War Memorial on Dam Square in Amsterdam.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
06/21
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Shortly before the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Royal Palace in Amsterdam, Chinese supporters erected screens to block the President's view of the protesters, and their view of him.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
07/21
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Dutch police and military police guarding the Royal Palace while Chinese people are erecting screens to block the view on him and on the protesters.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
08/21
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Shortly before the arrival of the Chinese President a group of Chinese supporters, with Chinese flags and banners, were positioned next to the Tibetan supporters, who were not informed this would happen.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
09/21
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New Chinese flags and a banner carried by young Chinese supporters welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
10/21
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Chinese supporters showing a new red flag with yellow stars.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
11/21
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Chinese youth having fun during their rally welcoming president Xi Jinping.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
12/21
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Serious looking Chinese supporters holding a banner, and Chinese, and Dutch flags.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
13/21
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Young Tibetan supporter holding a sign of the International Campaign for Tibet.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
14/21
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At the arrival of president Xi Jinping Tibetan protesters started a prayer.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
15/21
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Chinese supporters, led by an elder Chinese lady, started yelling to welcome President Xi Jinping, and thereby drowning out the Tibetan sounds of prayer.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
16/21
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Young Tibetan man staring silently during the prayer at the arrival of Chinese president Xi Jinping.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
17/21
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Young Tibetan supporter expressing her thoughts about the situation to another girl.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
18/21
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Tibetan supporters praying during the arrival of Xi Jinping at Amsterdam.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
19/21
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Tibetan supporter lost in thought above a sign inviting President Xi Jinping to meet the Dalai Lama.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
20/21
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Chinese female supporter showing the national flag.
Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
21/21
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Dutch police in front of the peaceful protesters to prevent them blocking the busy road.
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
  • Tibetan supporters protest during Chinese Presidents Amsterdam visit
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Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in The Netherlands for the Nuclear Security Summit, and was greeted by Tibetan supporters protesting against the Chinese occupation of Tibet. Chinese supporters welcomed the President with a counter rally.

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