Obama Calls Dalai Lama 'Good Friend,' Inspiration

February 5, 2015 4:43 PM

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Obama condemned those who seek to "highjack religion for their own murderous ends." He called the Islamic State militants who have overtaken parts of Syria and Iraq and beheaded Westerners it has captured a "death cult."

Obama praised Pope Francis and said he is particularly looking forward to welcoming him during his visit to the United States later this year.

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