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WH Reporters Protest Being Barred From Obama's Meeting With Dalai Lama

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama greets an audience before his religious speech in Tokyo, Monday, Nov. 25, 2013. The Dalai Lama is in Japan for a 12-day visit to deliver speeches.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) | WH

The latest scuffle between the White House and the reporters who cover it concerned President Obama's meeting with the Dalai Lama on Friday.

The problem? No journalists were allowed inside—not even photojournalists. But the White House did release a picture of its own.

Naturally, the reporters had some things to say about this:

Photo access has been a recurring dispute between the Obama administration and the White House press.

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