Zhao Ziyang Public Speech at the Tiananmen Square Protest of 1989 http://agovernmentofthepeople.com/2013/11/12/zhao-ziyang-public-speech-at-the-tiananmen-square-protest-of-1989/ #publicspeeches
Prisoner of the State: The Secret Journal of Premier Zhao Ziyang by Zhao Ziyang
Prisionero del estado : el diario clandestino de un primer ministro / Zhao Ziyang ; edición de Bao Pu, Renee Chiang y Adi Ignatius ; prefacio de Adi Ignatius ; prólogo de Roderick MacFarquhar ; traducción y notas de Emilio Ortega Arjonilla ... [et al.] Publicación Granada : Algón, 2011
1984: British prime minister Margaret Thatcher and Chinese prime minister Zhao Ziyang sign an agreement to formally transfer control of Hong Kong to Chinese rule in 1997, ending a century and a half of British rule. As part of the treaty, Hong Kong retains a 50-year extension of its capitalist economic system.
Once an ally of Deng Ziaoping, Chinese politician Zhao Ziyang lost his post for his handling student pro-democracy demonstrations in Beijing in 1989. Learn more about his life and career at Biography.com.