Local residents observe a minute of silence to mark China’s National Memorial Day for Nanjing massacre victims. Photo: AFP
Local residents observe a minute of silence to mark China’s National Memorial Day for Nanjing massacre victims. Photo: AFP
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For the sake of peace, do not forget Nanking

  • As China marks the massacre of more than 300,000 people by Japanese forces on December 13, 1937, one must remember that acknowledging such atrocities is the best way to prevent their reoccurrence

Local residents observe a minute of silence to mark China’s National Memorial Day for Nanjing massacre victims. Photo: AFP
Local residents observe a minute of silence to mark China’s National Memorial Day for Nanjing massacre victims. Photo: AFP
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