Tag : remembering Tiananmen Square
1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown title : China: Thousands Gather to Commemorate 28th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Massacre
summary : Over the weekend, tens of thousands of people gathered in Hong Kong for a candlelight vigil to mark the 28th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, which left thousands of people dead and all but snuffed out the democratic movement,
date : Jun 05, 2017 02:34 PM EDT
Hong Kong June 4th Tiananmen Square Anniversary title : Tens of Thousands in Hong Kong Remembers Tiananmen Square Massacre of June 4, 1989; But Generational Split Opens Up
summary : The Tiananmen Square Massacre of 1989 has taken on a special meaning this year in Hong Kong, the only city in China where commemorations can be openly held. That’s because it is occurring under the backdrop of pro-democracy protests that have placed the city at odds in mainland China and even divided the protesters themselves.
date : Jun 05, 2015 12:45 AM EDT