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88 Sep 15 Th Archive PDF Key Archive (TNA) China: Cradock minute for MT ("China: position of Zhao Ziyang") [rumours his position under threat, but UKE in Beijing thinks it remains strong; Cradock thinks reform likely to slow down] [declassified 2016]
89 Feb 9 Th Archive PDF Major Archive (CIA) China: CIA memorandum ("China: Potential for Political Crisis") [vulnerability of Zhao Ziyang] [declassified 2000]
89 Apr 11 Tu Archive PDF Minor Archive (US Dept of Defense) China: Intelligence telegram ("Internal friction among top political leaders in China") [Li Peng on Zhao Ziyang: "I don't see how a person who is always playing golf can know anything"] [declassified ?2014]
89 Apr 19 We Archive PDF Major Archive (CIA) China: CIA telegram ("China: student protests escalate") [will probably sharpen dissension within leadership, "may further weaken" Zhao Ziyang] [declassified 2001]
89 Apr 19 We Archive PDF Major Archive (US Dept of Defense) China: Defense Intelligence Agency HQ telegram ("China: student protests") ["an escalation of student protests will most likely trigger a government crackdown"] [declassified ?2014]
89 May 15 Mo Chronology Full Text Major [Chronology] China: massive demonstrations in Tiananmen Square during Gorbachev visit
89 May 19 Fr Archive PDF Major Archive (US Dept of Defense) China: Defense Intelligence Agency HQ telegram ("China - students demonstrating for democracy") ["military will likely be used to restore order"] [declassified ?2014]
89 May 20 Sa Archive PDF Key Archive (TNA) China: UKE Beijing to FCO ("Chinese Internal Situation") [US believes "Chinese Government has decided that there is no way to avoid bloodshed"] [declassified 2016]
89 May 22 Mo Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: State Department memcon (Secretary Baker-Chairman Wan Li) [Wan Li: "restoration of stability" necessary for reform and opening outward] [declassified 1996]
89 May 23 Tu Archive PDF Minor Archive (Bush Library) Cold War, China: White House memcon (Bush-Wan Li) [Bush: Wan Li visit "very constructive - and friendly - for the bilateral relationship"] [partially declassified 2009]
89 Jun 2 Fr Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: Secretary of State's Morning Summary ("China: stalemate continues") [hard-liners still unable to resolve leadership crisis or end demonstrations] [declassified 1993]
89 Jun 3 Sa Chronology Full Text Key [Chronology] China: Tiananmen Square massacre
89 Jun 3 Sa Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: USE Beijing telegram to State ("Sitrep No.27") ["Martial law with Chinese characteristics"] [declassified 1996]
89 Jun 3 Sa Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: USE Beijing telegram to State ("Sitrep No.28") ["10-15,000 armed troops stopped at city perimeter by human and bus barricades"; not yet permitted to use force, but armed for it] [declassified 1993]
89 Jun 3 Sa Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: State telegram to USE Beijing ("Sitrep No.1, 1730 EDT, 6/3/89") ["PLA moves on Tiananmen. Casualties high"; Chinese Ambassador summoned] [declassified 1996]
89 Jun 3 Sa Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: Secretary of State's Morning Summary ("China: Police use tear gas on crowds") [army forced back; octogenerians summoned up by Deng active in leadership] [declassified 1993]
89 Jun 4 Su Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: USE Beijing telegram to State ("Sitrep No.33") ["June 4 afternoon and [?evening]"; tanks, APCs and trucks moving towards Tiananmen] [declassified 1996]
89 Jun 4 Su Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: Secretary of State's Morning Summary ("China: troops open fire") [reports of deaths between 180 and 500] [declassified 1993]
89 Jun 4 Su Archive PDF Major Archive (US State Dept) China: State telegram to USE Beijing ("China Task Force Situation Report No.3 - Situatuon as of 1700 EDT, 6/4/89") [Beijing - "The PLA is mopping up isolated resistance"] [declassified 1996]
89 Jun 4 Su Speeches PDF Major Archive (TNA) China: MT statement ("Statement on recent events in Peking") ["deeply shocked by the news from Peking and appalled by the indiscriminate shooting of unarmed people"]
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