Tiananmen survivor's warning to Hong Kong


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30 years ago Wu'er Kaixi led the protests in Tiananmen Square… today he's watching Hong Kong and nervously anticipating China’s response. For over two months Hong Kongers have been protesting what they see as Chinese authoritarian influence creeping into their city. As tensions ratchet up, the world watches on waiting to see how China will respond, many fearing a repeat of what happened at Tiananmen Square.. For Wu'er Kaixi it's all looking a bit too familiar and he's warning the protesters they will not win against China.

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