Martial law in Beijing

Title
Martial law in Beijing
Genre
News report
TX Date
20 May 1989
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:03:06
Description
Jonathan Annells reports from Beijing where the political situation has deteriorated rapidly as the government declared martial law. Tougher action against protesting students has been predicted following a news blackout. Further confrontation seems inevitable as the mood worsens. Female reporter in studio not identified (poss. Hannah O’Sullivan).
Contributors
Jonathan Annells; Hannah O’Sullivan?
Keywords
Politics; Political demonstrations; Political protests; China; Peking; Military law; Beijing; Tiananmen Square

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