Tiananmen Square 20 years on: The Brolly Blockout

Posted by Ian on Jun 4, 2009 in blog | No Comments

It’s not quite ‘Singing in the Rain’, but the use of umbrellas in Tiananmen Square by under cover Chinese police to block out international media does have a feeling of choreography about it.

Below is a short video of BBC correspondent James Reynolds in a dance with plainclothes police just opposite the square.

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