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China says Dalai playing ‘tricks’ with resignation

BEIJING – China said on Thursday that the Dalai Lama was playing “tricks” on the world, after the Buddhist monk announced plans to step down as political head of the exiled Tibetan government.
“He has often talked about retirement in the past few years. I think these are his tricks to deceive the international community,” foreign ministry spokeswoman Jiang Yu told reporters. “The government-in-exile is an illegal political organisation and no country in the world recognises