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China 'Dissatisfied' with India over Dalai Lama Visit.

Summary: BEIJING (Cihan) - Angry over the Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh, China on Tuesday said it was "strongly dissatisfied" with India for allowing the Tibetan spiritual leader to travel to the state over which it lays claim.

On the third day of the Dalai Lama's visit to Tawang, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said that China "firmly" opposed the trip which was "separatist" in nature.

"The Indian side allowed the Dalai Lama to visit the disputed eastern section of the China-India border regardless of China's grave concerns, and China is strongly dissatisfied with this," Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang said at a regular news briefing.

"We firmly oppose the Dalai Lama's visit to the region," Qin said.

The visit "fully exposes the Dalai Lama's separatist nature," the spokesman said, adding "his attempt will not succeed.

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Date:Nov 10, 2009
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