What happened in Tiananmen Square in 1989?

You can find an outline of the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989 here:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiananmen_Square_protests_of_1989

and a timeline here:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/8057148.stm

Here is one news report of the events:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yyj-3S_ulvI&feature=related

Here is some footage of the famous “Tank Man”, who single-handedly stopped a column of tanks:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-nXT8lSnPQ

How did the Chinese media cover the protests?

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/8069940.stm

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