June 30, 2008
China Will Reopen Talks With Dalai Lama’s People BRIEFLY : ASIA/ PACIFIC: SHANGHAI
China announced Sunday that it planned to resume talks with representatives of the Dalai Lama in early July, weeks before the start of the Olympic games. According to the official Xinhua news agency, the agreement to resume the talks followed a request from the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader.
"Our door is always open for the dialogue with the Dalai Lama," Xinhua quoted a government spokesman as saying.
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