Dalai Lama calls on Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi for peaceful end to Rohingya crisis

The Dalai Lama has urged Aung San Suu Kyi to find a peaceful solution to the crisis in Myanmar and expressed concerns about the violence.

Published: 11th September 2017 02:35 PM  |   Last Updated: 11th September 2017 02:35 PM   |  A+A-

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama | AP

By AFP

NEW DELHI: The Dalai Lama has urged Aung San Suu Kyi to find a peaceful solution to the crisis in Myanmar and expressed concerns about violence that has led around 300,000 Muslim Rohingya to flee the Buddhist-majority country.

"I appeal to you and your fellow leaders to reach out to all sections of society to try to restore friendly relations throughout the population in a spirit of peace and reconciliation," the top Buddhist leader said in a letter to Myanmar's de-facto leader seen by AFP.

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