Where is the Panchen Lama?

In 1995, a young Tibetan boy called Gedhun Choekyi Nyima was recognised as the 11th Panchen Lama, the second most important position in Tibetan Buddhism. Days later he disappeared. At six years old he became the world’s youngest political prisoner, held captive by the Chinese government.

He is now 30-years old and has been missing for almost 25 years.

Since his disappearance in 1995, the Chinese government has repeatedly dismissed requests for his release and for full disclosure about the Panchen Lama’s location and well-being.

Take Action: Urge the EU and UK to use their powers to push for the immediate release of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima and his family.

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