Dalai Lama calls for nuclear-free world during Londonderry visit
The Tibetan spiritual leader said leaders are not using common sense amid heightened tensions and military exercises.
The Dalai Lama has called for a denuclearised world and warned force would not solve the North Korean crisis.
Leaders are not using common sense, the Tibetan spiritual leader added, amid heightened tensions and military exercises.
He called for a century of peace.
Religious people pray for peace, but prayer alone is not enough, what will bring peace in the world is people cultivating peace of mind.— Dalai Lama (@DalaiLama) September 8, 2017
“We must seriously make efforts, step-by-step, for a nuclear-free world,” he said.
The Dalai Lama visited Londonderry in Northern Ireland for a charity event.
His intervention followed deepening tensions on the Korean Peninsula as Pyongyang steps up nuclear tests.