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Person of The Week (Martin Lee) #162206

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 22, 1995
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Hong Kong politician Martin Lee, who represents Hong Kong people who wish to remain free after 1997 when the British colony will be returned to China, profiled. [LEE - explains what the people want.] [Governor of Hong Kong Chris PATTEN - says the community wants democracy.] China's crushing of the pro- democracy movement in 1989 recalled and the implications for democracy in now-capitalist Hong Kong outlined; famous tank scene shown. [LEE - comments further on his personal clash with China.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:03:40

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