Ignoring protests from China, Obama hosts Dalai Lama for low-key White House meeting

  • by: JOSH LEDERMAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 21, 2014 - 9:40 PM

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama granted an audience to Tibet's Dalai Lama on Friday over the strong objections from China that the U.S. was meddling it its affairs. The White House took pains to ensure the meeting was not portrayed as a conference of two heads of state.

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