Tiananmen Square

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Tian·an·men Square

An extensive open area in central Beijing, China, the world's largest public square. Adjacent to the Forbidden City, it has long been the site of festivals, rallies, and demonstrations. In 1989 Chinese troops fired on student demonstrators, killing an estimated 2,000 or more.

Tian′an•men Square′

(ˈtyɑn ɑnˌmɛn)

also Tienanmen Square

a large plaza in Beijing, China.
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Are they the dead of Tian An Men Square being lamented?
The Beijing city tour includes all the must-see sights, such as the beautiful Temple of Heaven, the Forbidden City, Tian an Men Square and Beijing Zoo to see the world famous pandas.
He added that he was "honored that the System had recently been chosen for construction of eight guard houses at The Great Hall of the People located in Tian An Men Square in Beijing, China".