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Peace assembly held to mourn for victims of Nanjing Massacre

(Xinhua)

17:21, December 13, 2011

Members of the Chinese People's Armed Police carry wreaths at a peace assembly held to mourn for victims of the Nanjing Massacre in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, Dec. 13, 2011. Nanjing, a city that was occupied on Dec. 13, 1937 by Japanese troops who began a six-week massacre, held on Tuesday a peace assembly to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the Nanjing Massacre. Records show more than 300,000 Chinese unarmed soldiers and civilians were killed. (Xinhua/Han Yuqing)
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