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  • Tiananmen Square Massacre Anniversary

    A man attempts to block a line of tanks heading to Tiananmen Square, June 5, 1989. The man, calling for an end to the recent violence and bloodshed against pro-democracy demonstrators, was pulled away by bystanders, and the tanks continued on their way. The Chinese government crushed a student-led demonstration for democratic reform and against government corruption.
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    Police attempt to keep a crowd of protesters at bay in Tiananmen Square, where students have been on a hunger strike since, May 18, 1989, Beijing.
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    Chinese students shout after breaking through a police blockade during a pro-democracy march to Tiananmen Square, Beijing, May 4 1989.
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    Thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators protest in Tiananmen Square, May 17, 1989, in Beijing.
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    Student leader Wang Dan speaks in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, calling for a city-wide march, May 27, 1989.
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    A Chinese couple on a bicycle take cover under an overpass as tanks deploy overhead in eastern Beijing, June 5, 1989. Chinese troops crushed a pro-democracy demonstration held by students and others demanding democratic reform in Tiananmen Square, June 4.
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    A young woman is caught between civilians and Chinese soldiers, who were trying to remove her from an assembly near the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, June 3, 1989.
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    People Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers leap over a barrier on Tiananmen Square in central Beijing June 4, 1989, during heavy clashes with protesters.
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    A woman wounded during the clash between the army and students June 4, 1989, near Tiananmen Square, is carried out by a cart.
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    On June 4, 1989, residents inspect the scene where one night prior, Chinese troops forcibly marched on the Tiananmen Square to end the weeks-long occupation by student protestors, using lethal force to remove opposition encountered along the way. Hundreds of demonstrators were killed.
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    Medics attend to hunger strike casualties in a field hospital set up May 16, 1989, in Beijing's Tiananmen Square.
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