Obama to meet the Dalai Lama at White House on Wednesday

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Posted: Jun 14, 2016 6:46 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will meet the Dalai Lama on Wednesday at the White House, the White House said.

The two will meet privately at 10:15 a.m. ET, it said in a statement.

China has branded the Dalai Lama, the exiled Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader, a dangerous separatist.

(Reporting by Eric Walsh)