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International Campaign for Tibet Mourns the Passing Away of Elie Wiesel

July 5, 2016

The International Campaign for Tibet joins the international community in mourning the passing away of Prof. Elie Wiesel. In a message sent to Mrs. Marion Wiesel, ICT President Matteo Mecacci said, “We would like to offer our heartfelt condolences to you and your family.”

The message said, “Mr. Wiesel was a voice and an activist for human dignity for all. He was able to transform the personal tragedy he experienced at a very early, in an indomitable and authoritative strength to speak on behalf of the voiceless.”

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Elie Wiesel greeting His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Elie Wiesel to be honored by Dalai Lama during DC visit

The Dalai Lama will present Holocaust survivor, writer and peace activist Elie Wiesel with the International Campaign for Tibet’s Light of Truth award during the Tibetan spiritual leader’s visit to Washington DC in November. The Dalai Lama will also present the award, which honors individuals and institutions who have made significant contributions to the public […]

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