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Dalai Lama asks Suu Kyi to intervene in Myanmar ethnic clashes

Nov 3, 2012 10:56 IST

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Dharamsala: Expressing concern over the alleged hardships faced by Rohingyas in Myanmar, the Dalai Lama has written twice to Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi asking her to use her influence to bring about a peaceful solution to the issue.

Dalai Lama with Aung San Suu Kyi. AP

Lobsang Choedak, Press Officer of Tibetan Government in Exile said in Dharamsala that the Dalai Lama's representative in New Delhi has also tried to seek an appointment with the Myanmar embassy to convey his views about this serious human rights' problem.

It is not the first time that the Dalai Lama has expressed such concern, he had also appealed the Sri Lankan authorities to find a peaceful solution during the conflict between the Sinhalese and Tamils in Sri Lanka.

PTI