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Nanjing Massacre victims memorialized


11:11, December 13, 2011

On Dec. 12, pupils from Nanjing primary schools burn red candles to mourn the victims of the Nanjing Massacre. (Xinhua/Han Yuqing)

Edited and translated by Han Shasha, People's Daily Online

At night, visitors from Japan and South Korea, Nanjing residents, students as well as Chinese and Japanese monks lit 3,000 red candles to mourn and pray for peace at the Memorial Hall of the Victims of the Nanjing Massacre in the capital City of Jiangsu Province. It is the 74th anniversary of the Nanjing Massacre by Japanese invaders, during which 300,000 people were killed.

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ming at 2011-12-1358.9.26.*
Chinese young generation should be taught and carry on the task of protecting the motherland. Don"tlet the Nanjing massacre happen again. No way!!!

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