Posts Tagged ‘Tiananmen Square

05
Jun
09

One Man to Stop the Tanks

This has nothing to do with sports but it is simply an incredible picture. This previously unreleased photo from June 5th, 1989 is of the unknown man who stood in Tiananmen Square and blocked the tanksĀ as three other men flee the scene. After the jump is the more well-known iconic image from this moment. The 20th anniversary of Tiananmen Square was yesterday and this photo, from the AP was first made available today. Amazing.

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[The Big Picture]

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