In memory of Zhang Yao


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In memory of Zhang Yao


february 9, 2017

 

On February 9, the Roman City Council unanimously approved the motion to engage the junta Capitoline to name a street or a city square in memory of Yao Zhang, the young Chinese student run over by a train last December, while pursuing the his robbers.

"The example of the young Zhang Yao is for all citizens, regardless of their nationality, a firm testimony in defense of their rights. And ’duty of institutions, and in this case especially for Roma Capitale, affirming the principles of legality and freedom, "reads the text of the motion.