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1. China tightens screws on Tibet for October 1st 60th anniversary
2. President Obama sends delegation to meet Dalai Lama in Dharamsala
3. Bio of Maria Otero, the new US Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues
4. Tibetan filmmaker Dhondup Wangchen faces trial: new information on charges
5. Dalai Lama visits Taiwan to comfort typhoon victims