Dalai Lama Says Europe Belongs To Europeans; Migrants Should Return Home

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'Europe belongs to the Europeans,' according to the Dalai Lama, who told a crowd of refugees in Sweden that they should return to their native countries to rebuild them and make them great.

‘Europe belongs to the Europeans,’ according to the Dalai Lama, who told a crowd of refugees in Sweden that they should return to their native countries to rebuild them and make them great.

Speaking at a conference in Sweden’s third-largest city of Malmö on Wednesday, home to a large immigrant population, the Dalai Lama struck a very different tone to Pope Francis, who has used his position to advocate for open borders in Europe and the United States.

Arguing passionately that Europe must not let itself become overrun with people from different cultures, the Dali Lama, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, said Europe runs the risk of losing its culture and identity if it continues with its disastrous open border policies.

The 83-year-old Tibetan, who fled his country in fear of his life after China launched a military campaign to crush an uprising said: ‘Receive them, help them, educate them… but ultimately they should develop their own country.

‘I think Europe belongs to the Europeans,’ he said, adding they should make clear to refugees that ‘they ultimately should rebuild their own country‘.

The Dalai Lama was speaking at a conference called ‘The Art of Happiness and Peace’ in Sweden’s third-largest city of Malmö on September 12 when he told the audience ‘Europe belongs to Europeans’ and that refugees should eventually return back to their native countries to rebuild them.

MailOnline reports: Revered by millions of Buddhists around the world, and regarded by his many supporters as a visionary in the vein of Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King, the Dalai Lama was speaking three days after the far-right populist party Sweden Democrats made gains in the country’s general election on Sunday.

The anti-immigration party came in third, behind Prime Minister Stefan Lofven’s Social Democrats and the opposition conservative Moderates in the Nordic nation which in 2015 took in the highest number of asylum seekers per capita in Europe.

With 17.6 per cent of votes, up 4.7 points from the 2014 election, the rise is not as dramatic as the increase the party saw between 2010 and 2014, which saw a 7.2 point increase for the party.

It also falls short of the expectation ’20 to 30 per cent’ leader Jimmie Åkesson had for his party.

The Tibetan spiritual leader, said Europe should not open its borders to unlimited migration.

However head of the party’s parliamentary group, Mattias Karlsson, said polling institutes had simply overcompensated the Sweden Democrats after largely underestimated them in previous elections.

He told AFP: ‘All parties want to be as big as possible but we are the big winners of the election.

The exiled spiritual leader, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, has also made similar comments concerning refugees in Germany in 2016.

Speaking to German reporters in 2016 he said: ‘Europe, for example Germany, cannot become an Arab country.

‘Germany is Germany. There are so many that in practice it becomes difficult.

‘From a moral point of view, too, I think that the refugees should only be admitted temporarily.’

He later clarified his compassion for those fleeing war and refugees but said they should be helped in order to return to their homes.

The Dalai Lama has remained  in exile since 1959, when he fled the national uprising in Tibet and crossed the border into India, where he was granted political asylum.

Baxter Dmitry

Baxter Dmitry

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  1. all people of the world should be sent home to their choice of their ancestors .All those who have migrated , been deported to transported against their wishes to anywhere on earth over the last 500 years should be offered the choice of which of their original ancestors is most dominant in their dna to return to that homeland The existing homeland should have to pay them market value for their assets, and the returning homeland should then restore them to equivalent housing occupation and life style as of that which they have left.No one should suffer any hardship and all nations should respect their differences and their historical geographical legacies languages religions and beleifs.So yes ,all of the English Spanish and other minor Europeans back to their roots.

    • What if your a bastard? I mean how many chidren were produced with an affair or similar? Now you end up in the wrong country and feel somewhat irritable for the rest of your life. And you cannot trust DNA testing to be accurate enough to determine exacly what countries you or your ancestors came from.

      • who cares what happens to them…. seriously who really give a flying shit rats ass…….lol..NOBODY//…. FUK EM.. as long as they fuck off back to where they came from…… we have a saying in Australia….. fuck off back to where you came from…….. racism is the new protectionism……………..suck it up princess

  2. The Dalai Lama should have further told the muslim migrants to travel to western China where the muslim Uyghur population is being systematically cleansed by Beijing.

  3. Get them all back to their countries of origin. Diversity doesn’t work and it’s an absolute disaster. Word is the Dali Lama isn’t as pure as snow; he’s taken NWO cabal $ in the past and has been an obedient puppet for them. Hope he’s realized the error of his ways and is now doing what is right and for the right reasons.

  4. Nature says: Europeans can have Europe back, only when they put down the joint and drink, grow a pair, and take it back themselves. And kick the Marxism!!!

  5. Plain and simple common sense but hey George Soro’s and the agenda of Satan know better and common sense and logic are asked to be thrown out the window.

  6. baaa baaaa says the daily lama…. hahaha says the mountain lama….. this is the lama who said baaa baaa.. can you make a coat from lama fur??.. this guy has so many demons on him his eyes have gone all funny… lol

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