Hu Yaobang reviews a military parade in Beijing in 1981. Photo: AP Hu Yaobang reviews a military parade in Beijing in 1981. Photo: AP
Hu Yaobang reviews a military parade in Beijing in 1981. Photo: AP
Hu Yaobang

State media offer rare praise for reformer Hu Yaobang

Ex-Communist Party chief who was purged in 1987 and whose death in 1989 sparked the Tiananmen protests is commemorated by state media

Topic |   Hu Yaobang
Hu Yaobang reviews a military parade in Beijing in 1981. Photo: AP Hu Yaobang reviews a military parade in Beijing in 1981. Photo: AP
Hu Yaobang reviews a military parade in Beijing in 1981. Photo: AP
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