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Metro China to open more stores in nation

China Daily 19 May 2022
Metro China, a high-end retail subsidiary of Beijing-based Wumart Group, said ... The new store in the Sijiqing area in Haidian district in Beijing is the fourth store in the city, with an area of 7,500 square meters and houses more than 8,000 types of merchandise from 60 countries.
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Students protest as discontent rises over China’s policy

Taipei Times 18 May 2022
AP, BEIJING ... Peking University is among a handful of elite institutions that have played prominent roles in political movements including the 1966-1976 Cultural Revolution and the student-led 1989 pro-democracy protests centered on Beijing’s Tiananmen Square that were crushed by the army.
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Students protest, discontent grows over China’s COVID-19 policy

Asahi News 18 May 2022
Peking University is among a handful of elite institutions that have played prominent roles in political movements including the 1966-76 Cultural Revolution and the student-led 1989 pro-democracy protests centered on Beijing’s Tiananmen Square that were crushed by the army ... Of those, about 800 were in Shanghai and 52 were in Beijing.
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China remark earned defense chief 'security threat label

Beijing News 17 May 2022
Peter Dutton's rhetoric on Beijing is ?inflammatory and unnecessary,? Western Australia Premier said ... Dutton's ministry and the government of Prime Minister Scott Morrison has been squarely focused on China in recent weeks ... Beijing denies that it is planning on building such a base.
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Students protest, discontent grows over China's COVID policy

North Shore News 17 May 2022
Peking University is among a handful of elite institutions that have played prominent roles in political movements including the 1966-76 Cultural Revolution and the student-led 1989 pro-democracy protests centered on Beijing’s Tiananmen Square that were crushed by the army ... Of those, about 800 were in Shanghai and 52 were in Beijing.
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Student protest as discontent rises over China's zero-COVID

North Shore News 17 May 2022
Peking University is among a handful of elite institutions that have played prominent roles in political movements including the 1966-76 Cultural Revolution and the student-led 1989 pro-democracy protests centered on Beijing’s Tiananmen Square that were crushed by the army ... Of those, about 800 were in Shanghai and 52 were in Beijing.
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Students protest, discontent grows over China’s COVID policy

Stars and Stripes 17 May 2022
Peking University is among a handful of elite institutions that have played prominent roles in political movements including the 1966-76 Cultural Revolution and the student-led 1989 pro-democracy protests centered on Beijing’s Tiananmen Square that were crushed by the army ... Of those, about 800 were in Shanghai and 52 were in Beijing.
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University Covid lockdown eased in Chinese capital after student protests

Belfast Telegraph 17 May 2022
Residents wearing masks fish from a canal in Beijing (Ng Han Guan/AP) ... Peking University is among a handful of elite institutions that have played prominent roles in political movements including the 1966-76 Cultural Revolution and the student-led 1989 pro-democracy protests centred on Beijing’s Tiananmen Square that were crushed by the army.
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Ignorant Putin is leading Russia to destruction, writes ex-Yeltsin defence aide ALEXANDER TEMERKO

The Daily Mail 17 May 2022
Deng Xiaoping only needed a few weeks of such ruinous warfare to understand that his army was only good for set-piece parades past Mao Zedong’s mausoleum on Tiananmen Square in Beijing ... It is founded on the military parades of Victory Day in Red Square, the fables of Napoleon’s ...
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China remark earned defense chief ‘security threat’ label

Russia Today 16 May 2022
Peter Dutton’s rhetoric on Beijing is “inflammatory and unnecessary,” Western Australia Premier said ... Dutton’s ministry and the government of Prime Minister Scott Morrison has been squarely focused on China in recent weeks ... Beijing denies that it is planning on building such a base.
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Shanghai hopes to regain normalcy by June after 3 months of lockdown

La Prensa Latina 16 May 2022
Shanghai/Beijing, May 16 (EFE).- Shanghai authorities expect life in the ... The harsh measures have resulted in criticism from various quarters, including the Beijing University, which is especially symbolic as the 1989 Tiananmen square protests started from the same institution.
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Musician finds composure

China Daily 16 May 2022
When Ma Weijia went to buy breakfast at a restaurant near his home in Beijing, the violinist didn't expect that it would lead to the start of a quarantine ... It raised a pressing question ... "Frankly, I was very nervous ... The hotel Ma was in is located in downtown Beijing. The hotel is old with simple decor, and his room was about 10 square meters ... 1/2 Next.
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Daily Quiz | On protest movements

The Hindu 16 May 2022
The first student protests at Tiananmen Square in Beijing began on May 13, 1989. Here’s a quiz on famous protest movements from history ....
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Catholic publisher in Hong Kong imprisoned by Chinese communists awarded with honorary degree

Life Site 16 May 2022
Most recently, in December 2021, Lai was arrested after police characterized his participation in a pro-democracy protest as “an act of defiance and protest against the police.” He was charged with unlawful assembly after attending an annual vigil at Beijing’s Tiananmen Square commemorating the 1989 massacre of protesters there ... .
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This Day in History - May 16

Jamaica Observer 16 May 2022
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT ... Hundreds of thousands arrive in Beijing to support college students fasting for freedom in Tiananmen Square ... Russian police arrest about 20 protesters at a central Moscow square where demonstrators had moved after police uprooted them from a camp, the latest in a broadening crackdown on the forces opposing President Vladimir Putin.

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