Washington DC — During his three-day visit to the capital city, President Dr. Lobsang Sangay met with many high-level United States’ administration officials. On the first day, he met with Samuel Brownback, Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom (IRF).
Washington DC — Dr Lobsang Sangay, president of the Central Tibetan Administration (the Tibetan government-in-exile) spent the day rallying support for Tibet in both the House and Senate chambers. He met with Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen who has been one of the staunchest champions for human rights on the Hill.
Yokohama, Japan – “Instead of independence we are seeking mutual benefit," His Holiness the Dalai Lama told Japan's NHK public television, adding: "The Chinese can help us with infrastructural development and we can help them with Buddhist psychology."