Selection of the next Dalai Lama may test New Delhi-Beijing ties
China says it expects India not to recognize a successor to the Tibetan spiritual leader that it doesn't endorse
Historically, the reincarnation of the Dalai Lama must be recognized by China, says a govt official
LHASA : China will reject any reincarnation of the Dalai Lama born among Tibetan exiles in India or elsewhere, a senior Chinese government official and a representative of a leading Chinese government think tank separately said. China also expects India not to recognize any successor to the Tibetan spiritual leader chosen by the Tibetan government in exile who is not endorsed by China, these people said.