As Olympic torch relay gets under way, officials are keenly attune to the face China presents to the world.
The European Union meets Friday to discuss ties to China after the unrest in Tibet.
The Tibetan leader in exile must balance his stature as a monk with the very temporal demands of politics.
Readers write about Tibet's independence protests.
A Christian Science perspective on daily life.
Officials say exiled leaders seek independence to break up China.
Tibetans have protested in both countries, which have long accepted Tibetan refugees but restricted their political activities.