Argument: China is engaging in torture in Tibet

Issue Report: Tibet independence

Supporting quotes

The People’s Republic of China ratified the UN Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment (CAT) in October 1988 and outlawed certain forms of torture in 1997. Nonetheless, today torture continues to be used extensively in Tibet’s network of prisons and labor camps with the full knowledge of the PRC’s leadership. [see link for more information]