By allowing the visit of this despise religious figure to
His nephew told the nosy Western media that there was a "gag order" on his uncle out of fears of
First, his visitation rights are confined to spiritual “comfort” for the victims of the Typhoon Morakot and nothing more. Secondly, this is an island whereby traditional Asian values are still practiced in which the guest will need to respect the wishes of the host. Perhaps a western country may allow you to criticize a “friend” of yours in their house but not in an Asian country.
The host “nation” has every right to set conditions for its visitors in its territory. If the Dalai Lama and his entourage do not like the imposed conditions, they can just hop on the next flight back to
As one demonstrator aptly put it, “the Chinese are here to help (economically), the Dalai Lama comes to make trouble.