Massacre at Tiananmen Square anniversary - copyright ZUMA/REX

Christian charity raises concern on Tiananmen Square anniversary

Wed 04 Jun 2014
By Sarah McAllister

Twenty-five years after the military crackdown on pro-democracy protests in China's Tiananmen Square, it's reported the country is seeking to quell all discussion of the massacre.  

It’s understood the anniversary has been preceded by detentions, with others placed under house arrest.

Kiri Kankwende from Christian Solidarity Worldwide is calling for the government to respect citizen rights - but she tells Premier that's not happening.

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