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The rep. for the Dalai Lama/Ofc. of Tibet in Washington expressed thanks Thu. to Enes Kanter for remarks critical of China Wed. "He summed up the existential threat faced by the Tibetans under Chinese communist rule," said Ngodup Tsering in a statement to ESPN, adding, "We call upon more courageous people like Kanter to speak to the truth. We salute Kanter for his courageous act of standing up to a brutal regime. We know Kanter did it at the huge risk to his personal life and career."