Uzra Zeya named as a new special coordinator for Tibetan issues

Uzra Zeya will be serving as special coordinator for Tibetan issues and Under Secretary for civilian security, democracy, and human rights.

Uzra Zeya named as a new special coordinator for Tibetan issues
Image: Uzra Zeya (Twitter)

On Monday, the Biden administration named Uzra Zeya, a U.S. ambassador of Indian origin as Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues.

"I am honoured to serve as the U.S. Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues. I am committed to promoting respect for the human rights of Tibetans and helping to preserve their religious, cultural, and linguistic heritage," said Uzra Zeya.