Hu Yaobang.  The little I know about this man, I like.

Hu Yaobang. The little I know about this man, I like.

April 18,  1989: STUDENTS PROTEST AGAINST CHINA'S GOVERNMENT    -  Soldiers keep student demonstrators away from the official memorial for Hu Yaobang at the Great Hall of the People, Tiananmen Square in Beijing, where the service is being held. Students tried to present a petition to Premier Li Peng, but were rebuffed.

April 18, 1989: STUDENTS PROTEST AGAINST CHINA'S GOVERNMENT - Soldiers keep student demonstrators away from the official memorial for Hu Yaobang at the Great Hall of the People, Tiananmen Square in Beijing, where the service is being held. Students tried to present a petition to Premier Li Peng, but were rebuffed.

1 Ocak'ta Pekin'de Tiananmen Meydanı'nda öğrencilerin başlattığı gösteriler sonunda Komünist Partisi lideri Hu Yaobang istifa etti; yerine Zao Ziyang getirildi.16 OCAK  1987

1 Ocak'ta Pekin'de Tiananmen Meydanı'nda öğrencilerin başlattığı gösteriler sonunda Komünist Partisi lideri Hu Yaobang istifa etti; yerine Zao Ziyang getirildi.16 OCAK 1987

In the Group discussion of Chinese economy, with Hu Yaobang (left) and Xi Zhong xun (Right), Xi Zhong xun is the father of current President of China: Xi jinping.

In the Group discussion of Chinese economy, with Hu Yaobang (left) and Xi Zhong xun (Right), Xi Zhong xun is the father of current President of China: Xi jinping.

Piazza Tiananmen  5 giugno 1989. Un abitante di Pechino arresta i carri armati scesi in piazza per fermare le proteste scoppiate in Cina il giorno del funerale di Hu Yaobang (Credits: Jeff Widner)

Piazza Tiananmen 5 giugno 1989. Un abitante di Pechino arresta i carri armati scesi in piazza per fermare le proteste scoppiate in Cina il giorno del funerale di Hu Yaobang (Credits: Jeff Widner)

National Briefing | South: West Virginia: Jurors Told to Continue Talks in Mine Executives Trial

National Briefing | South: West Virginia: Jurors Told to Continue Talks in Mine Executives Trial

Remembering Hu Yaobang, China's Reformer

Remembering Hu Yaobang, China's Reformer

A student displays a banner with one of the slogans chanted by the crowd of some 200,000 pouring into Tiananmen Square, on April 22, 1989 in Beijing. They were attempting to participate in the funeral ceremony of former Chinese Communist Party leader and liberal reformer Hu Yaobang, during an unauthorized demonstration to mourn his death. His death in April triggered an unprecedented wave of pro-democracy demonstrations.

A student displays a banner with one of the slogans chanted by the crowd of some 200,000 pouring into Tiananmen Square, on April 22, 1989 in Beijing. They were attempting to participate in the funeral ceremony of former Chinese Communist Party leader and liberal reformer Hu Yaobang, during an unauthorized demonstration to mourn his death. His death in April triggered an unprecedented wave of pro-democracy demonstrations.

Hu Yaobang reviews a military parade in Beijing in 1981. Photo: AP

Hu Yaobang reviews a military parade in Beijing in 1981. Photo: AP

The death of Hu Yaobang, which sparks the beginning of the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989.

The death of Hu Yaobang, which sparks the beginning of the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989.

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