The soldiers in the tank: Unsung heroes of Tiananmen Square

The famous photo shows more than one hero

Image courtesy: Reuters

Thirty years ago, after weeks of student led protests led to violence all around the area, tanks rolled into Tiananmen Square in Beijing. When the hundreds of thousands of demonstrators tried to block them from entering the Square, the 200,000 Chinese soldiers accompanying the tanks were…




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