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June Fourth (六四)

Obama makes rare mention of Tiananmen on 25th anniversary
The Huffington Post, June 4, 2014

In North Korea, China's Tiananmen Square protests stirred hope for change
The Guardian, June 4, 2014

越南官媒发表文章纪念六四很快被删除 (Vietnamese state media publish articles commemorating June Fourth, soon deleted)
British Broadcasting Corporation, June 4, 2014

Statements on June Fourth

Baird statement on 25th anniversary of tiananmen Square
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada, June 4, 2014

Statement by human rights commissioner strässer on the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests
German Federal Foreign Office, June 3, 2014

June Fourth Related Events

香港支联会称18万人出席“六四”烛光晚会(HK Alliance says up to 180,000 attended June Fourth candlelight vigil)
British Broadcasting Corporation, June 4, 2014

Huge Hong Kong vigil marks Tiananmen anniversary
The Telegraph, June 4, 2014

达赖喇嘛为六四遇难者祈祷并向西藏青年传法 流亡西藏团体纪念六四事件 (Dalai Lama holds prayer for June Fourth victims, exiled Tibetan groups commemorate 1989 crackdown)
Radio Free Asia, June 4, 2014

世界各地举行六四纪念活动 (Commemoration of June Fourth held across the world)
Deutsche Welle, June 4, 2014

Detention and Crackdown

China tightens security in Beijing on Tiananmen 25th anniversary
Al Jazeera, June 4, 2014

Chinese embassy official 'forcefully' shoves amnesty chief as she lays flowers in Tiananmen remembrance gesture
The Telegraph, June 4, 2014

Tiananmen? What Tiananmen? Beijing keeps lid on protests
USA Today, June 4, 2014

Restrictions, detentions, and disappearances before June 4, 2014
Human Rights in China, May 2014


周锋锁:重返天安门既激动又担心 (It’s exciting and worrying to return to Tiananmen Square, says democracy movement student leader)
British Broadcasting Corporation, June 4, 2014

Tiananmen’s most wanted
New York Times, June 4, 2014

Q & A: Chen Guang on the soldiers who retook Tiananmen Square
New York Times, June 3, 2014

Thursday, June 5, 2014