Dalai Lama an Honorary Canuck

Published: Wednesday, 06/28/2006 12:00 am EDT

His Holiness the Dalai Lama was awarded honorary Canadian citizenship by a unanimous vote in Parliament last Thursday. Parliament has only ever bestowed the honour twice before, to former South African leader Nelson Mandela and Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg.

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