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Wroclaw, Poland: the memorial of 10th aniversary (1999) of Tian'anmen Sq. ( Beijing, China) massacre, June 4th, 1989

The first version of this memorial was "erected" by Polish students a day after the massacre, June 5th 1989 - as a destroyed bicycle and a fragment of tank-track lying nearby.

The version in the photograph was erected ten years later, in 1999, and the symbolism is identical: bicycles against tanks...

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own work, May 26th 2005

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