Doves and fighter jets: China’s Communists mark their centenary

About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

  • Low-income neighbourhood of Naples produces its own free solar energy • FRANCE 24 English
  • Brussels says 70% of EU adults have at least one Covid-19 shot • FRANCE 24 English
  • Guilty verdict in first trial under Hong Kong security law
  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Doves and fighter jets: China’s Communists mark their centenary” – below is their description.

    As a red flag bearing the sickle and hammer cut through the early-morning #Beijing sky, the message was clear: as it marks its centenary, the #CommunistParty is determined that only it will continue to rule #China. In the capital’s immense #Tiananmen Square, tens of thousands of handpicked spectators cheered, sang, and waved flags.

    FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Beijing

    Beijing, China’s sprawling capital, has history stretching back 3 millennia. Yet it’s known as much for modern architecture as its ancient sites such as the grand Forbidden City complex, the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing dynasties.

    2 Recent Items: Beijing

  • Cramer: I wonder if Xi is picking companies with big US positions
  • China issues list of “wrongdoings” to U.S. during high profile diplomatic meeting | The World
  • In This Story: France

    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

    6 Recent Items: France

  • Low-income neighbourhood of Naples produces its own free solar energy • FRANCE 24 English
  • Brussels says 70% of EU adults have at least one Covid-19 shot • FRANCE 24 English
  • Guilty verdict in first trial under Hong Kong security law
  • Canada installs first indigenous governor general, highlights reconciliation • FRANCE 24 English
  • North-South Korea relations: Pyongyang and Seoul restore cross-border hotline • FRANCE 24 English
  • French judoka Clarisse Agbegnenou wins her first Olympic Gold • FRANCE 24 English
  • Leave a Comment