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Remembering Tiananmen

A protester stands in front of a mock tank to symbolize the man blocking a line of tanks at the 1989 pro-democracy movement in Beijing, as thousands of Hong Kong people march on a downtown street in Hong Kong Sunday, June 1, 2014, to mark the 25th anniversary of China's bloody crackdown on Tiananmen Square on June 4, ahead of a much larger annual candlelight vigil. The Chinese words on white T-shirt reads " Citizen against orders. " (AP Photo/Vincent Yu) XVY104

A protester stands in front of a mock tank to symbolize the man blocking a line of tanks at the 1989 pro-democracy movement in Beijing, as thousands of Hong Kong people march on a downtown street in Hong Kong Sunday, June 1, 2014, to mark the 25th anniversary of China's bloody crackdown on Tiananmen Square on June 4, ahead of a much larger annual candlelight vigil. The Chinese words on white T-shirt reads " Citizen against orders. " (AP Photo/Vincent Yu) XVY104

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A protester in Hong Kong stands in front of a mock tank on Sunday to symbolize the man blocking a line of tanks during the pro-democracy demonstrations in Tiananmen Square in Beijing 25 years ago. Thousands marched to mark China's bloody crackdown on the protesters on June 4, 1989. The Chinese words on the T-shirt reads " Citizen against orders."

Remembering Tiananmen 06/01/14 [Last modified: Sunday, June 1, 2014 10:32pm]
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