--- SEARCH ---
Film in China
War on Poverty
Learning Chinese
Learn to Cook Chinese Dishes
Exchange Rates
Hotel Service
China Calendar

Hot Links
China Development Gateway
Chinese Embassies

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Permanent Mission of the People's Republic of China to the UN
Permanent Mission of the People's Republic of China to the United Nations Office at Geneva and other International Organizations in Switzerland
Foreign Affairs College
130,000 Rally Against Terror in Moscow

Over 130,000 demonstrators have gathered in Moscow's Red Square in a show of unity against terrorism.

The gathering was the largest among many held all over Russia Tuesday as the nation was in its second official day of mourning for Beslan victims.

Deputies from State Duma, State and Moscow city government joined in the rally guarded by 4,000 security forces.

A resolution was passed on the rally to call for every possible measure from the president, government and parliament to set up an anti-terrorism system.

Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin attended a Moscow church to pray for the victims in Beslan hostage crisis.

Latest official figure shows that 338 people have been killed in the hostage-taking event. 156 of them are children.

(CRI September 8, 2004)


Command Failure Seen at Fault in Beslan Massacre
A Call for the World to Unite Against Terrorism
32 Terrorists Involved in Hostage-taking in Beslan
Russians Begin Burying Victims of Attack
Russian Hostage-taking Death toll Rises to 330
Putin Vows to Strengthen Security
World Leaders Condemn Killing of Civilians in Russia's Hostage Crisis
Print This Page
Email This Page
About Us SiteMap Feedback
Copyright © China Internet Information Center. All Rights Reserved
E-mail: webmaster@china.org.cn Tel: 86-10-68326688