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October 1, 2009
China celebrates six decades of communist rule

The People’s Republic of China marked the 60th anniversary since its founding on Thursday.

A fireworks display capped off the spectacle that featured a huge display of military might and a commitment to socialism and modernization by China’s president, who appeared in a parade.

China’s display on this national holiday was precisely choreographed — a projection of the power that China has, and the global power that it has become.

Melissa Chan of Worldfocus partner Al Jazeera English was in Beijing on this extraordinary day.

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It is interesting that the portion involving nuclear ICBMs was censored. Great info for my blog ChinaSecurityBlog.com

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