An event in Tiananmen Square in Beijing celebrated thousands of people this Thursday morning (1st) (Wednesday night in Brasilia). 100 years of the Communist Party Gives China – This is the commandments or Asian country since 1949.
Video: The Communist Party of China turns 100 and gathers thousands at an event in Beijing
The combination of the military parade with a series of concerts took place in front of a photo of Mao Zedong in Tiananmen Square, also known as Tiananmen Square. It is the same place where the Chinese government was 32 years ago A student protest was violently suppressed.
Military group performs in front of a portrait of Mao Zedong in Beijing, China on Thursday (1st) during the 100th anniversary of the Communist Party of China – Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins / Reuters
In his speech, the Chinese president Xi Jinping He said the party was concerned about the future of humanity and wanted “with all progressive forces around the world” to advance in stages of global development and preserve global order and peace.
“We will work to build a new kind of international relationship … and promote the high quality development of the Roads and Roads initiative … and provide new opportunities to the world,” the Chinese leader said.
Helicopters number 100 above Tiananmen Square in Beijing on Thursday (1) to mark the centenary of the Communist Party of China – Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins / Reuters
This event takes place especially during the political feud between Beijing and Washington Controversies related to Taiwan And a recent U.S. report pointed out The corona virus infection started with an accident in a laboratory In the Chinese city of Wuhan.
As the epidemic progressed further, some of the participants wore masks. Official figures show that Govit-19 is under control in China More than 1 billion vaccines. Moving average of new events Corona virus Among the Chinese it fluctuates at the lowest point of 25 diagnoses per day.
100 years old, 72 years passed
Participants wave Chinese and Communist Party flags during an event in Beijing ‘s Tiananmen Square this Thursday (1st) to mark the centenary – Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins / Reuters
The history of the Chinese Communist Party predates the revolution that gave the Communists control of the world’s most populous country and third place in regional expansion. It began in 1921 as an association inspired by the Bolsheviks who revolutionized Russia in 1917 and formed the Soviet Union in 1922.. But it took them almost 30 years to come to power.
In 1949, with the war between the nationalists and the communists, the party established the People’s Republic of China and controlled the mainland of the country. The nationalists were confined to the island Taiwan, From today, they claim to have legal status throughout China.
Since Mao Zedong was in power, Communist China has gone through difficult years Collective hunger And the very strong repression of the dissidents. Dozens of people died, especially between the 1950s and 1960s, along with the Cultural Revolution and the food crisis. Nevertheless, the Communist Party still worships the image of Mao.
Flag of the Communist Party of China in Beijing this Thursday (1st), just before the 100th anniversary of the Association – Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins / Reuters
In the early 1970s, Communist China approached the United States after its break with the Soviet Union. Industrialization accelerated, and soon the Chinese economy became the largest country in the world until it began to compete with the United States in the 21st century.
Since Xi Jinping was in power, China has expanded its geopolitical pretensions by seeking greater influence in the world. It came to an entry “Trade war” with the United States During the government Donald Trump, With mutual charges. Currently, it already exists Joe Biden Tensions are running high with Americans at the White House over disputes over the waters of the China Sea and questions about the origin of Covit-19.
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