12/01/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

China Anniversary: 60 Years Of Communist Rule Celebrations And Protests (PHOTOS, POLL)

China celebrated 60 years of Communist rule on Thursday with a spectacular display including tanks, fireworks, fleets and more.

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Plus, people around the world protested against the Chinese government's policies. See the slideshow below.

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