Prague, Czech Republic, 2 December 2008 (phayul.com) - His Holiness the Dalai Lama this morning had a breakfast meeting with Mr. Karel Schwarzenberg, Czech Foreign Minister at the Foreign Ministry.
"This moment in history, we are passing through difficult moment. Tibetan Nation is passing through death sentence. Tibetan culture is being eliminated. The Chinese Government sees Tibetan culture as a threat", His Holiness said.
Welcoming His Holiness, Schwarzenberg said, "It is the greatest honour for us to have your Holiness with us, and we also need a bit of spiritual enlightenment.".
The meeting between the two leaders lasted for about an hour.