Obama's Upcoming Meeting With Dali Lama Harshly Criticized by China

February 2, 2015 8:04 AM

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Obama's Upcoming Meeting With Dali Lama Harshly Criticized by China

It took three days for China’s official media to react to the news that the Dalai Lama, the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, will join U.S. President Barack Obama at a National Prayer Breakfast in Washington on Feb. 5. But Beijing’s response, now that it has finally come, is not joyous.

“Obama is acquiescing to the Dalai Lama’s attempt to split Tibet from China,” went a Monday op-ed in the China Daily, the Chinese government’s English language mouthpiece.

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