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China slams Clinton’s Tiananmen Square remarks

June 5th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 5 (ANI): China has expressed deep discontent and resolute opposition to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's call for Beijing to publish the names of those killed or missing in ... Read more...

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Tight security ahead of Tiananmen Square anniversary

June 3rd, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Twenty years after pro-democracy protesters met the might of China’s military in Tiananmen Square, a massive security operation has been put in place to prevent any reenactment or celebration of the ... Read more...

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China blocks sites ahead of Tiananmen Square pro-democracy anniversary

June 3rd, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 3 (ANI): China's government censors have begun to block access to Internet services Twitter, Hotmail and Microsoft's live.com ahead of the 20th anniversary of the military crackdown that ended the ... Read more...

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`Fear of collapse’ bars reassessment of Tiananmen crackdown

June 3rd, 2009 - 8:55 am ICT by IANS
Taipei, June 3 (DPA) China's Communist Party fears any reassessment of the brutal suppression of the 1989 democracy movement could undermine its rule over the country's 1.3 billion people, two leaders of ... Read more...

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China restricts media access to Tiananmen Square

August 5th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 5 (DPA) China has imposed restrictions on the access of Chinese and foreign media to Beijing's sensitive Tiananmen Square, requiring them to apply in advance to film or conduct interviews ... Read more...

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