Crackdown at Tiananmen Square, 31 years ago
A man stands in front of a convoy of tanks on the Avenue of Eternal peace in Tiananmen Square, June 5, 1989. more
A captured tank driver is helped to safety by students as the crowd beats him, June 4, 1989. REUTERS/File
A military helicopter drops leaflets above Tiananmen Square stating the student protesters should leave the Sqmore
Residents of Beijing surround an army convoy of 4,000 soldiers in a suburb of the city to prevent them from comore
Workmen try to drape the portrait of Mao Zedong, in Tiananmen Square, May 23, 1989. REUTERS/Ed Nachtrieb
An armored military vehicle crushes one of the tents set up on Tiananmen Square by pro-democracy protestors, Jmore
Crowds of jubilant students surge through a police cordon before pouring into Tiananmen Square, June 4, 1989. more
Pro-democracy demonstrators pitch tents in Beijing's Tiananmen Square, June 3, 1989. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
Student protesters construct a tent to protect them from the elements, May 26, 1989. REUTERS/Shunsuke Akatsumore
A group of journalists supporting the protest in Tiananmen Square, May 17, 1989. REUTERS/Carl Ho
Student leaders (L-R) Chai Ling, Wang Dan, Feng Congde and Li Lu swear to remain in Beijing's Tiananmen Squaremore
The crowd in Tiananmen Square, May 17, 1989. REUTERS/Ed Nachtrieb
A blood-covered protester holds a Chinese soldier's helmet following violent clashes with military forces in Tmore
A portrait of China's late chairman, Mao Zedong, overlooks Tiananmen Square occupied by pro-democracy protestomore
Protesters march through the central financial district of Hong Kong during a demonstration on May 21, 1989 atmore
Chinese students carry a sign that reads, "Give me democracy or give me death," during a demonstration in Tianmore
Chinese police monitor a march by tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters in the special economic zone omore
Student protesters arriving at Tiananmen Square to join other pro-democracy demonstrators, ride pass the portrmore
A demonstrator gives the victory sign as workmen finish draping a cloth over a huge portrait of Chairman Mao omore
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