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It is these two concepts - nationality and religion - which form the basic thrust of his discourse. At the same time, he deliberately refrains from establishing any xxx A Poisoned Arrow: The Secret Report of the 10th Panchen Lama close linkage between the two concepts in general or from drawing any direct correlation between Tibetan Buddhism and the Tibetan nationality in particular; it appears that this would have been "going too far", as it would have projected the Panchen Lama as a Tibetan nationalist rather than a loyal opponent.

Those points of the Seventeen Point Agreement10 which had to be implemented by the central authorities have all been implemented; those which have to be implemented by the original Tibetan local government, such as the reorganisation of the Tibetan army, are being delayed day after day. At the time when I came to Beijing in 1954, after a long period of discussions between representatives of the central authorities and representatives of the Gexia11 and the Kanting12 in Tibet, all parties reached agreement, and the sanction for the establishment of the Preparatory Committee for the Autonomous Region of Tibet was discussed and approved at the Seventh Enlarged Conference of the State Council.

So, after the uprising in Tibet, the central authorities cancelled the directive, promulgated in 1956, that reform would be delayed and not carried out in Tibet for the six years up to 1962, set a time when democratic reform would be carried out in Tibet. Because patriotic and progressive people from the middle and upper strata all firmly supported the implementation of democratic reform in Tibet, myself and Vice-chairman A Pei ' 7 and others came to Beijing in April 1959 on behalf of the Tibetan people, and clearly explained to the leaders of the central authorities and to the National People's Congress the urgent need for democratic reform in Tibet.

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