MESSAGE

August 12th 2009

MESSAGE

 

I am deeply saddened by the extended detention of Aung San Suu Kyi to a further period of house arrest. 

 

As a fellow Buddhist, I would like to once again appeal to the Burmese authorities to show magnanimity and understanding by releasing her. Doing so will not only contribute towards reconciliation but also will be a goodwill gesture.

 

The Dalai Lama

 

August 12, 2009

 

 

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