China is trying to act as the party planner for the White House...Don't invite the Dalai Lama!
From the Article:
The White House made first announcement about the meeting on Friday. It is expected to last at least 30 minutes and will be closed to the media, but the question of Tibet is likely to come up.
"We firmly oppose any foreign official to meet with the Dalai Lama in any form,'' Hong Lei, spokesman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry said in a statement posted on the ministry's website.
Hong also called on Washington "honor its [China's] serious commitment that recognizes Tibet as part of China."