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Hong Kong Marks Tiananmen Anniversaryi
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Rebecca Valli
June 01, 2014 6:08 PM
Thousands of Hong Kong residents gathered a few days early to mark the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests on June 4, 1989, crushed with deadly force by Chinese troops. Rebecca Valli reports from Hong Kong for VOA.

Hong Kong Marks Tiananmen Anniversary

Published June 01, 2014

Thousands of Hong Kong residents gathered a few days early to mark the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests on June 4, 1989, crushed with deadly force by Chinese troops. Rebecca Valli reports from Hong Kong for VOA.


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by: Jonathan huang from: Canada
June 02, 2014 1:42 AM
I still believe China did the right thing of cracking down the 64 movement. Without it there would be no 20 years fast growing. No standing as the second biggest economy in the world.
Look what happened in Ukraine after the orange revolution? In Egypt after the Arabic spring? And Thailand now.
Sorry, China needs economy more than so called democracy!
Democracy doesn't give you bread and butter. Democracy only brings you chaos in developing countries! Not a single developing country can survive the "democracy", sorry!