Dalai Lama gives a conference in Paris

Dalai Lama gives a conference in Paris

The Dalai Lama (L), with French interpreter monk Matthieu Ricard, speaks to the crowd during a conference at Bercy in Paris on June 7, 2009. Later today, despite protests from China's government, the Dalai Lama will be made an honorary citizen of Paris by mayor Betrand Delanoe. (UPI Photo/ David Silpa)