As some are aware, there is growing trend of Buddhists persecuting Muslims in the countries of Sri Lanka and Myanmar. Recently His Holiness the Dalai Lama released a statement, urging all Buddhists to stop these activities. He is quoted as saying:

I urge the Buddhists in these countries to imagine an image of Buddha before they commit such a crime… Buddha preaches love and compassion. If the Buddha is there, he will protect the Muslims whom the Buddhists are attacking

Learn more about what His Holiness said here.