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20th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Crackdown

Twenty years ago, on June 4, 1989, hundreds of Chinese pro-democracy demonstrators were killed when tanks rolled into Tiananmen Square in central Beijing to squash a six-week long, student-led protest.

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Tiananmen Anniversary Muted in Mainland China
Article | BEIJING, June 4 -- Mainland China remained quiet Thursday on the 20th anniversary of the bloody Tiananmen Square crackdown, while tens of thousands of people staged a protest in Hong Kong.

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