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Russian senators from Buddhist regions ask foreign ministry

Postby Mr. G » Fri Mar 05, 2010 3:30 pm

Moscow, March 5 - Interfax - Senators from Buryatia, Kalmykia and Tuva, predominantly Buddhist internal republics of Russia, have asked the Russian Foreign Ministry to grant a visa to the Dalai Lama, so that he may visit Russia.

"We prepared an appeal to Sergey Lavrov asking him to give a visa to the Dalai Lama for a pastoral visit to Russia. All six senators from the three Russian regions where Buddhism is professed signed it," senator from Kalmykia Mikhail Kapura told Interfax.

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Re: Russian senators from Buddhist regions ask foreign ministry

Postby kirtu » Fri Mar 05, 2010 8:00 pm

mr. gordo wrote:Moscow, March 5 - Interfax - Senators from Buryatia, Kalmykia and Tuva, predominantly Buddhist internal republics of Russia, have asked the Russian Foreign Ministry to grant a visa to the Dalai Lama, so that he may visit Russia.


WOO HOO! May this quickly come to pass.

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