Police officers patrol Tiananmen Square on two-wheeled electric vehicles. Photo: AP

Xi Jinping tells Chinese police they must maintain social stability ahead of politically sensitive Tiananmen anniversary

  • Chinese leader hosts first public security conference since 2003 to highlight officers’ role in maintaining social stability
  • Observers suggest event may be way of preparing for possible unrest amid US trade war
Topic |   Tiananmen Square crackdown

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Police officers patrol Tiananmen Square on two-wheeled electric vehicles. Photo: AP
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A still from the Leica promotional video The Hunt. Photo: YouTube

Leica Camera’s advert depicting Tiananmen Square’s ‘Tank Man’ causes uproar from Chinese online

  • Leica draws fire from online commenters and is censored on Chinese social media platform Weibo
  • Spokeswoman says the advert was not an officially sanctioned marketing film commissioned by the company
Topic |   Tiananmen Square crackdown

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A still from the Leica promotional video The Hunt. Photo: YouTube
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