Tuesday, June 19, 2012
His Holiness the Dalai Lama answers questions from the media during a press conference at The Lowry Hotel on June 15, 2012 in Manchester, England. The exiled Buddhist Tibetan leader is taking part in a week long tour of the United Kingdom. China had earlier threatened to withdraw it's Olympic athletes from their base camp in Leeds if the Dalai Lama gives a proposed speech later in the city.
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