Today marks 30 years since the Tiananmen Square crackdown on pro-democracy students.

Photo: Max Uechtritz

Veteran journalist and Managing director Kundu Productions Max Uechtritz was there in 1989. WSFM’s Deborah Clay speaks with Max about the moment the army tanks rolled in and the first gunshots were heard.

Photo: Max Uechtritz reporting from Tiananmen Square in 1989 

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Max explains the significance of the moment in history and how the passage of time and social media have impacted the sharing of information.

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Photo: Max Uechtritz 

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