At 5:00 a.m. on October 1st, more than 20 Taiwanese students studying in colleges and universities in Beijing, organized by the National Taiwan Federation, came to the viewing platform on the west side of Tiananmen Gate Tower in Beijing, with nearly 220,000 live audiences and hundreds of millions in front of the Internet and TV. The compatriots watched the flag raising ceremony together.

  On the viewing platform, the young people took pictures one after another.

After watching the ceremony, Chen Jiamin, a Taiwan student from China University of Political Science and Law, told a reporter from China News Agency that this was the second time she came to Tiananmen to watch the flag-raising ceremony. Li Xinhua, a freshman who just came to the mainland to study this year, said, "I come to Tiananmen Square to watch the flag raising at least once in my life."

  Chen Haoxin, a Taiwanese student at the School of Physics at Peking University, once went to Tiananmen Square to watch the flag raising when he was 10 years old. Now he has spent 12 years studying in the mainland. He feels that the mainland is paying more and more attention to science and technology, and hopes to contribute after his studies. strength.

  Shen Hongrui, a Taiwan student from the University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said that he felt the excitement and expectation of the students who were present at the ceremony, and hoped that in the future, more Taiwanese youths would come to Tiananmen to watch the flag-raising ceremony.

(Zhu He)

Responsible editor: [Liu Xian]