Remembering Tiananmen Square

It may be 23 years since Chinese soldiers gunned down unarmed protesters near Tiananmen Square, but memories of that day remain raw for pro-democracy activists within and outside the country.

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  • Remembering Tiananmen Square: Time to say 'no' to tyranny
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    06/4/2014 - 12:36 am | View Link
  • Remembering the Tiananmen Square Massacre, 25 Years Later
    Twenty-five years ago on Wednesday, the Chinese government, acting under martial law, deployed 200,000 troops into Beijing's Tiananmen Square. For seven weeks, pro-democracy protesters — many of whom were students — occupied the square. They called for ...
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  • Remembering The Tiananmen Square Massacre, 25 Years Later (PHOTOS)
    On June 4, 1989, thousands of Chinese troops stormed Beijing's Tiananmen Square, violently ending a peaceful student-led protest that had been calling for freedom and democratic reform. Tanks rumbled through the streets as soldiers fired on unarmed ...
    06/3/2014 - 12:36 am | View Link
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