Two envoys of the Dalai Lama will return to India on Wednesday after another
round of talks with China, a Tibetan official said.
Samdhong Rinpoche, prime minister of the Tibetan
government-in-exile in Dharmsala, India, said talks began at 9 a.m. in Beijing
on Tuesday, and that the envoys were returning to New Delhi on Wednesday night.
He gave no other details.
Telephones rang unanswered Wednesday at the United Front Work Department, the
central government office in charge of previous meetings.
The envoys, Lodi Gyari and Kelsang Gyaltsen, arrived in Beijing last Thursday
to meet Chinese officials. It was not known who they met or the outcome of the
After the last meeting, Lodi Gyari said China was not serious about resolving
the Tibetan issue and future talks would be useless unless it had a change of
This report was provided by AP.