Thirty years ago in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, peaceful student protests were ended using military force. Australia joins the international community in remembering the tragic loss of life on 4 June 1989.

Australia remains concerned about continuing constraints on freedom of association, expression and political participation in China.

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