Banned in China on Tiananmen Anniversary



The Globe and Mail - By : Staff Reporting

Each year, the Communist Party’s censors go to remarkable lengths to prevent Chinese citizens from accessing, or spreading, their memories of what happened on June 4, 1989, when an unknown number of people were killed during a military crackdown on pro-democracy protests in the centre of Beijing. Since Sunday night, even simple numbers like 6 (the month of June), 4 (the date) and 89 have been banned search terms on Chinese social-networking sites. - More

recommended stories

ALSO ON THE WEB

Sponsored Links
MULTIMedia
The Private Life Of Vladimir Putin... Robotic surgery on the rise in oper... Drone Footage Shows Air Algerie Cra...
Did Snoop Dogg smoke pot in the Whi... Top 5: Most powerful four-cylinder ... Yahoos revenue slumps on weak ad sa...
© 2013 eNewsreference. All Rights Reserved. | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service