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April 23, 2014 12:06 PM

Photographer recalls 25 years ago when man defied tank in Tiananmen

He captured the photograph that immortalized the Tiananmen Square protests in 1989: a lone man in a white shirt standing before a row of tanks, seemingly fearless after the Chinese military has unleashed a bloody assault on pro-democracy protesters.

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