Friday, February 19, 2010

China anger at Dalai Lama-Obama meeting

A visit by the Dalai Lama to Washington has "seriously undermined" relations between the US and China, Beijing says.

It released a strongly worded statement in response to US President Barack Obama's meeting with Tibet's spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama.

China had earlier expressed "strong dissatisfaction and resolute opposition" to the meeting with a man they see as a separatist.
It said the US should "take effective steps to eradicate the malign effects".

Washington had kept the Dalai Lama's meeting low-key to emphasis it was private rather than political.

Full report at BBC News online at 06:48 GMT, Friday, 19 February 2010:
China anger at Dalai Lama-Obama meeting

China decries US-Dalai Lama plans
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Obama firm on Dalai Lama meeting
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FROM OTHER NEWS SITES (as at 08:20 GMT 19 Feb 01):
Boston Globe Dalai Lama gets upbeat - but quiet - Obama welcome - 24 mins ago
Al Jazeera China anger at US over Dalai Lama - 54 mins ago
Reuters UK WRAPUP 2-China says Obama hurt ties by meeting Dalai Lama - 1 hr ago
Jakarta Post China protests Obama meeting with Dalai Lama - 2 hrs ago
Times Online China summons US Ambassador over Dalai Lama's Washington visit - 2 hrs ago


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