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In this iconic image, an anonymous "tank man" stands in protest in front of a column of Chinese tanks on June 5, 1989.
In this iconic image, an anonymous "tank man" stands in protest in front of a column of Chinese tanks on June 5, 1989.

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The day a man stopped tanks in Tiananmen

CNN Photojournalist Jonathan Schaer looks back on covering the Tiananmen Square protests and the iconic tank standoff.

The day a man stopped tanks in Tiananmen

CNN Photojournalist Jonathan Schaer looks back on covering the Tiananmen Square protests and the iconic tank standoff.