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China: Beijing marks 70 years of People's Republic with grand show in Tiananmen Square02:41

China: Beijing marks 70 years of People's Republic with grand show in Tiananmen Square

China, Beijing
October 1, 2019 at 17:23 GMT +00:00 · Published

A grand 90-minute show, which included performances and a fireworks display, was held in Tiananmen Square in Beijing on Tuesday, as part of celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

Footage shows performers, guests and China's leadership overseeing the ceremony.

The gala took place following a military parade that showcased some 15,000 military personnel and China's military arsenal, including tanks, jets and helicopters.

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A grand 90-minute show, which included performances and a fireworks display, was held in Tiananmen Square in Beijing on Tuesday, as part of celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

Footage shows performers, guests and China's leadership overseeing the ceremony.

The gala took place following a military parade that showcased some 15,000 military personnel and China's military arsenal, including tanks, jets and helicopters.

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