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China / Tiananmen Square Second Anniversary #135531

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 03, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) China on the second anniversary of the military's crackdown of those demanding change reported; scenes shown from Beijing today.

(Beijing: Todd Carrel) Day-to-day lives of the Chinese people who are not concerned with politics featured; scenes shown. [Street sweeper YANG Hsuwei, husband DENG Jerjan, retiree Massachusetts Xian, WOMAN - (thru translator) comment on their lives.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Remembrances of a mother whose son died in Tiananmen Square featured; scenes and photos shown of student leader Jiang Zhelien and his parents. [University teacher DING Zulin - (thru translator) recalls death of her son.] Danger to the family for speaking out now noted. Amnesty International's report on human rights in China outlined.

Reporter(s):
Carrel, Todd;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:07:00

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