Today in 1989:4 Gentlemen hunger strike in Tiananmen Square, a speeding military jeep smashed into pedestrians, killing three.
At 5:00 pm, Liu Xiaobo, Hou Dejian, Zhou Duo and Gao Xin start a hunger strike in Tiananmen Square.
Around 11.30pm, a speeding military jeep smashed into pedestrians, killing three at the scene on Chang'an Avenue. The driver was immediately taken away by the police. Vehicles carried sacks of military supplies, including helmets, rifles, and bayonets.
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