Today's Picture: The Dalai Lama in Rome

Tibet's spiritual leader attended a conference in Rome as President Obama wrapped up his China trip.

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By Dan Gilgoff, God & Country

(AP Photo / Gregorio Borgia)

The Dalai Lama, Tibetan Buddhists' spiritual leader, attended a Tibet conference in Rome yesterday as President Obama wrapped up his three day visit to China. Obama declined to meet with the Dalai Lama before his trip to China, which opposes Tibet's attempts to become more autonomous.

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