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China holds 9th national memorial ceremony to commemorate Nanjing Massacre victims

2022-12-14 09:21:01       source:CGTN

December 13, 2022

Tuesday marks the 9th National Memorial Day for the victims of the Nanjing Massacre. A ceremony was held to commemorate the victims in Nanjing, the capital of east China's Jiangsu Province.

Over 3,000 representatives from all walks of life attended the ceremony held at the Memorial Hall for the Victims of the Nanjing Massacre by Japanese Invaders. They include veterans, descendants of the survivors, high-ranking officials, soldiers, doctors and students.

The entire city also halted for a one-minute tribute to the victims, with sirens wailing across the sky.

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