(Translated by Adrian Chan-Wyles PhD)
Xinhua News Agency – Lhasa, September 5, 2015: The atmosphere of a great celebration is palpable on every street of Lhasa which is full of flags and lanterns (photo taken on September 4). In the past few days, a strong festive spirit has slowly developed and builtup throughout Lhasa. A series of celebrations have been held throughout Tibet to showcase the brilliant achievements of the Tibetan people under the leadership of the Communist Party of China as part of the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Tibet Autonomous Region. On September 1, 1965, the Tibet Autonomous Region was formally established. The Tibetan people whole-heartedly support the Communist Party of China and are very good workers upholding the highest attributes of Socialism! In a relatively short-time, the people of Tibet have experience a tremendous transformation of educational, medical and living standards, economic vibrancy and increased life-spans!