Formosan Association for Public Affairs
552 7th Street. SE. Washington, DC 20003, USA
For Immediate Release
Washington D C - February 10th 2012
Contact: (202) 547-3686
Tibetans, Uyghurs, and Taiwanese-Americans to hold joint rally on Valentine’s Day
Protesting the repression in Tibet and East Turkestan, and the threats against Taiwan
WASHINGTON (Feb. 10th , 2012) – On Tuesday, February 14th 2012, Taiwanese Americans, Uyghurs and Tibetans will converge at Lafayette Square in front of the White House on February 14 to voice protest against the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jin-ping’s visit to Washington.
The organizations want to jointly express their deep concern about the repressive measures by the Beijing government against the people of Tibet and East Turkestan, and about the continuing refusal of the PRC to renounce the use of force against Taiwan.
Date: Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012
Meanwhile, FAPA President Mark Kao has sent the following letter to President Obama dated February 10, 2012.
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February 10, 2012