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01/03/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Dalai Lama: Europe Should Not Appease China

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Tibet's spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Wednesday urged Europe not to appease China, saying that frank dealings and treating Beijing "as a friend" would best serve human rights.

The Dalai Lama is on a trip to Europe this week that is due to include a meeting with French President Nicolas Sarkozy -- an encounter that prompted China to call off Monday's long-planned summit with the European Union in Lyon, France.

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