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25 Years After Tiananmen, Experts Say Chinese Leaders Still Show Weakness

In China, the 25th anniversary of the government’s bloody crackdown on protesters in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square will not be marked publically.  But elsewhere, the international community is remembering the even both for the loss of life, but for the potential for political reform that the time represented. In the spring of 1989, mass demonstrations erupted in Beijing and other Chinese cities.  The protesters, most of them university students, were calling for...

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