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China: Three sentenced to death for 2013 Tiananmen Gate attack

Jun 16, 2014

China: Three sentenced to death for 2013 Tiananmen Gate attack

A court in western China sentenced three people to death for planning a deadly car ramming at Beijing's iconic Tiananmen Gate last year. #World #China #NewsTracker #Death sentence #Tiananmen Square #Beijing #Xinjiang #Tiananmen Square protests #car accident #militants #Tiananmen Gate #Uighurs
Tiananmen crackdown and the persistence of Chinese memory

Jun 04, 2013

Tiananmen crackdown and the persistence of Chinese memory

China has reinvented itself - economically and politically - several times over since the bloody crackdown on the student protest movement of 1989. Yet, many Chinese citizens cling on to the memories for a reason. #China #Tiananmen Square #EyeOnChina #Democracy #Tiananmen Square protests #June 4 1989 #China Student protests
Will US protection of Chinese dissident fray relations with China?

Apr 29, 2012

Will US protection of Chinese dissident fray relations with China?

In 2001, relations between Beijing and Washington suffered a plunge after a collision between a Chinese fighter jet and US surveillance plane. Will US protection of Chen Guangcheng do the same? #United States #China #NewsTracker #Tiananmen Square protests #Bo Xilai #Blind people
Two of a kind: Why China is betting on Narendra Modi

Aug 29, 2011

Two of a kind: Why China is betting on Narendra Modi

If China's leaders are signalling they can do business with Modi by rolling out the red carpet, it's because they see a bit of themselves in Modi. #HowThisWorks #BJP #Narendra Modi #Chinese government #Tiananmen Square protests #Communist Party

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Two of a kind: Why China is betting on Narendra Modi

Aug 16, 2014

Egypt's Rabaa massacre: one year on

The killing of 817 protesters last August was this week judged a crime against humanity equal to, or worse, than Tiananmen Square. But feelings on the ground are mixed "To this day, I can't believe it happened. I reached a point where I couldn't talk... #Egypt #Hosni Mubarak #Muslim Brotherhood #Mohamed Morsi #Africa
Two of a kind: Why China is betting on Narendra Modi

Aug 12, 2014

Egypt massacre was premeditated, says Human Rights Watch

Rabaa killing of 817 people was a planned Tiananmen-Square-style attack on largely unarmed protesters, report argues Egyptian security forces intentionally killed at least 817 protesters during last August's Rabaa massacre, in a premeditated attack e... #Egypt #China #Human Rights Watch #Mohamed Morsi #Africa
Two of a kind: Why China is betting on Narendra Modi

Aug 12, 2014

Egypt massacre was premeditated, says Human Rights Watch

Rabaa killing of 817 people was a planned Tiananmen-Square-style attack on largely unarmed protesters, report argues Continue reading..... #Human Rights Watch #Egypt #Mohamed Morsi #Africa